From 1994: Bryant Gumbel And Katie Couric Try To Figure Out What This Internet Thing Is

Via Mediaite, this is pretty hilarious in retrospect:

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  1. Ernieyeball says:

    At some point in the video Legs says you do not need a telephone line to connect to the internet. Today many internet users are connected via their local telephone company’s land lines.
    How was the home computer connected to the internet in 1994?