The Internet Sucks? Not So Fast.

A Canadian magazine recently published an article laying out a long list of ways in which the Internet has supposedly failed to live up to the lofty expectations set out for it. The article “implies that a world without the Internet would be a world free of pornography, gambling, copyright violations, plagiarism, fraud, infidelity, pedophilia and partisan political bickering.” But is such a blanket declaration of failure missing the point?