Looks like Adam Curry spoke about Internet Gopher on the Rogan Podcast, so I had to dig this out of the email archives from September '93
@noagenda@twitter.com @adamcurry@twitter.com @adam  : 1500wordmtu.com/2020/gopherser

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@andrath @adam

Indeed! I've been following the growing community. Definitely an example of a Retro Upgrade for our current computing environment.

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@lindner @adam

Not only that, it's a perfectly viable platform for free speech as well. Gopher is simple, easy to set up, and pretty easy to mark up. And it doesn't use a lot of data.

If only gopher clients would come to the 21st century and grok MarkDown, that would be great. ;)
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