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The Dead Internet Theory is a conspiracy theory that, when we take the conspiracy theory out of it, ceases to be an unrealistic or far-fetched idea, and starts to be very obvious. Like many theories (such as the Anthropic principle), it has strong and weak forms. The strong form is a variant on the great conundrum of stoner epistemology: what if everyone else in the world is a robot, dude? The weak version is that the internet sure has changed, hasn't it?

I don't believe that I am the single remaining internet user of flesh and blood in the world. This is an application of the Copernican Principle: I am probably, in general, average. Since I am not a robot, most people aren't robots, either. This is not ironclad, but it makes sense. But lets go on to a weaker idea: the internet has changed. Of course it has, but lets talk about how it has changed, and in what sense that makes it "dead".

Let me start with an example: Instagram. Ten or a dozen years ago, there was a joke/

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