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Name: Chris

From: Florida

Bio: Pilot and Video Gamer

Area of Expertise: Technology Developer/Administrator

Topic: Communication

Headline: A Lamer on Every Forum

Nutshell: Forums and Blogs will become a primary means of communication, and there will be people with IQ's of 10 posting "news."

Vision: Since everyone will have access to these internet bulletin boards, anyone will be able to post information. http://www.wikipedia.org/ is an example of this free-post media, and so is any blog or forum website. Having more people with less intellect or expertise telling people that they're right will eventually result in a dumbing down of the entire society.

Date Submitted: 11/12/2004

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