The history of the Internet’s first viral video – Boing Boing


Boing Boing

The history of the Internet's first viral video
Boing Boing
Wired has done a fun job of documenting the history of “badday.mpg" -- which became a passaround hit in 1997, making it probably the first viral video of the Internet. Mind you, as the author Joe Veix notes, they didn't call it a "viral video" back ...