And there should be, also, a very tiny tax on email,” Wozniak said at Tuesday’s meeting.
Back in the stone age of Interwebs, when America Online was king and 9,600 bauds was a really really fast connection and even before even WWW, one of the first hoaxes floating around was the 3 cent tax on each email to fund the US Postal Service. I recall it caused quite a furor and it literally took years to finally dispel the myth, occasional flare ups notwithstanding.
Now an idiot comes around and actually tries to make it real.
Internet Zombies: They just cannot be killed.