Original video creator(s): Arnox - script writer, video maker
A site that had lasted for 20 years straight and had a huge following was shut down without warning in 2009. And now, 13 years later, when we need this site the most, it's simply not there. I will go over why this site cannot be forgotten, why the popular internet landscape of today has become a wasteland of corruption, corporate control, harmful social systems, and unreliability, and finally, what we can do about all of it now, today.
00:00 - Introduction
01:21 - Forum Explanation
01:52 - Current Landscape
03:25 - TOTSE Explanation
05:00 - Site Teardown: Reddit
10:32 - Site Teardown: Twitter
13:03 - Site Teardown: Facebook
17:18 - Site Teardown: YouTube
20:07 - The Answer
21:48 - Q&A: On Chat Platforms (Discord)
23:08 - Q&A: What about TikTok?
23:37 - Q&A: Why should we trust you?
25:13 - Q&A: Why your site instead of another?
25:46 - Q&A: What about monetization?
26:28 - Q&A: What about the software?
27:14 - Q&A: Do you allow everything?
28:01 - Q&A: Are you really a free speech forum?
28:51 - Q&A: What about trolls/jerks/etc.?
29:44 - Q&A: What about misinformation?
31:18 - Q&A: You're not going to replace (insert social media here).
32:16 - Q&A: Doesn't seem Sanctuary is for me...
Background Art Source(s):
Obscurus by Jerome Comentale
Lighthouse (night time) by brentdgrooms
Dude, Where's My Car? (2000)
on OneShot OST
on Lime Structure
On Little Cat Feet
on OneShot OST
on Electronic Gems
Aguas Blancas (Chill Version)
on The Downtempo Edition