02/23/2017 (Thu) 00:35:55
>Interview with hotwheels
>Q: How were you introduced to 4chan? How old were you?
>A: I was introduced to 4chan in the year
>2006 at the age of 12. A video game that I had played at the time, Sonic Adventure 2 Battle, had a link to
>an official now closed BBS where players could post tips about the virtual pets in the game.
>4chan /b/ users raided the BBS,
>Q: I’ve heard you used to frequent Wizardchan. What was your involvement in the community? Were you there to witness the dramatic showdown between Zoe Quinn & members of the community as it happened? A: I first became involved in Wizardchan when I saw it linked from 4chon.net in December of 2012. I was a regular poster until the original administrator of the site, mr_pacific, wanted to sell it. He was tired of the site and needed money. The community was very small then but I decided to buy it from him and I was the administrator from March 2013 to September 2013. I resigned from the site because
>the main rule of the site is that only male virgins are allowed to post,
>and I lost this status.
>I was friends with the subsequent admin of Wizardchan, Glaive, who was in charge during the Zoë drama. The way it was described in the media is not the way that it happened at all. Many Wizardchan users are very depressed and have trouble even ordering pizza over the telephone, muchless calling someone they don’t know and making threats.
>The threatening posts made on Wizardchan
>were made by Zoë herself for attention
>and by trolls from other websites, as was confirmed by IP checks.
>Some media outlets recanted their story, but by then the damage was already done.
>Q: What inspired you to create ∞chan (8chan)? How did you come up with the logo? A: I came up with the original concept of ∞chan while on a psychedelic mushroom trip. I was past the peak and was on the tail end of the trip, and
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