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Seriously disconnected from ever considering just how difficult it was to learn ANYTHING pre-1993, like every well researched book is a miracle. I can just look up stuff in depth and do it hundreds of times a day.

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Half the achievement in reading a good novel pre-internet was how much more effort it was to be as casually well-read as we are today.

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