Someone always spoiled the fun for everyone in grade school. The kid who took the chicken patty and threw it on the wall made chicken patties go away forever. There is always a right and wrong way to approach everything. This somewhat cliché phrase translates to all parts of life, including the Internet.
You knew it had to happen eventually. You just knew AT&T was going to screw up the Internet someday. And now they have.
Starting from a young age, quite a few of us were taught the importance of blending in. Of not rocking the boat. Of not sticking our necks out.
As we grew older, many of us took those lessons to heart. We blended in. We didn’t rock the boat. We didn’t stick our necks out.
I have been in this business so long, I remember when radio spots were recorded to 8-track analog-tape machines. I remember dubs being hand delivered to clients on audio cassettes. I remember the meaning of the word “keylining.” Care to cut me open and count the rings inside?