The Man Trying to Resurrect 8chan (Starring 8chan's Founder)


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<p>8chan, the website at the center of an epidemic of mass shootings, is on the cusp of resurrection thanks to one man: Jim Watkins. Robert talks with with the site's reformed founder, Fredrick, about a modern bastard.</p><p><br></p><p><strong>FOOTNOTES:</strong></p><ol> <li><a href="https://web.archive.org/web/20190801110725/8ch.net/faq.html">FAQ - 8chan</a></li> <li><a href="https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2015/03/full-transcript-ars-interviews-8chan-founder-fredrick-brennan/">Full transcript: Ars interviews 8chan founder Fredrick Brennan</a></li> <li><a href="http://webcache.googleusercontent.com/search?q=cache:zxEqUEjGyXYJ:https://issuu.com/manilatimes/docs/18manilatimes_70b1f6c32b2860&hl=en&gl=ph&strip=1&vwsrc=0">THE MANILA TIMES | FEBRUARY 18, 2019</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-intersect/wp/2014/09/25/absolutely-everything-you-need-to-know-to-understand-4chan-the-internets-own-bogeyman/">Absolutely everything you need to know to understand 4chan, the Internet’s own bogeyman</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7A6hnXScgVw">Statement from Jim Watkins, owner of 8chan, on the atrocity in New Zealand.</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.wired.com/story/the-weird-dark-history-8chan/">The Weird, Dark History of 8chan</a></li> <li><a href="https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/62f5a3_f869c81d6bcb495ebdd137776542fe11.pdf">Committee on Homeland Security 8chan Inquiry</a></li> <li><a href="https://splinternews.com/meet-the-man-keeping-8chan-the-worlds-most-vile-websit-1793856249">Meet the man keeping 8chan, the world's most vile website, alive</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yKPdbEAmWGE">Sorry for the inconvenience, common sense will prevail</a></li> </ol>