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What usenet clients do people use/recommend?

Tomasino @tomasino

@ntk @satchmoz can you recommend some groups? I'm not sure what's around anymore and there's so much trash to weed through

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@tomasino @ntk haven't touched it in ages so I cant recommend anything, but kind of wanted to experiment with it as a reddit replacement.

@tomasino @satchmoz That's kind of vague, like "recommend some books." Depends on what you're interested in?

@ntk @satchmoz hmm, cli, BBS's, gopher and other older protocols, comparative religion, crypto, haskell, vim, dvorak, back-country camping, ancient technology and frontier skills, dutch oven cooking, spinning yarn, board games and table-top RPGs. Got any of those?

@tomasino @satchmoz in no particular order...
sci.crypt
soc.religion
comp.unix.shell
comp.editors
rec.backcountry

rec.games.frp/rpg.* used to be lively but are pretty dead.

@satchmoz @tomasino eh, soc.religion is very dead. the more chatty ones are less general.

@ntk @tomasino @satchmoz "Oh the Places You'll Go"
"The Lucifer Principle"
"Zen in the Martial Arts"
"Dao de Jing"
"The Hobbit"
"The Stainless Steel Rat is Born"