Discourse Mentabolism last updated 2006; broken links may be found on archive.org

This site contains various resources, and links to others, useful for the netizen's interaction with "the 'Net'" and with others thereon.
Start by following (clicking on) one of the topics listed in the index immediately below.

Anti-Spam ...Email ...Government ...Instant Messaging ...IRC ...Privacy ...Security ...Miscellaneous
Offsite: Cotse.Net ... GetNetWise

Anti-Spam Resources

Email (has its own page)

Instant Messaging


Internet Relay Chat enables multiple concurrent users in a discussion. The Mozilla browser comes with an IRC Chat application.
Sites describing IRC commands: for Usenet Meganet News has a good reputation. So does Tera News.

Privacy (has its own page)

Security (has its own page)

U.S. Government


A database of filename extensions: filext.com

Bloglines is a free service that makes it easy to keep up with your favorite blogs and newsfeeds. With Bloglines, you can subscribe to the RSS feeds of your favorite blogs, and Bloglines will monitor updates to those sites. You can read the latest entries easily within Bloglines.

BugMeNot.com has established logins for many news sites requiring registration.

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