This was actually simi based on a 1d4chan article. I kinda had fun writing this one not just because I was on a tron kick at the time, but also I experimented with that fun time period when computers were just getting into the homes and arcades were still a thing: The 80's.
The main story. Focuses on a guy, a girl, a friend who had gotten increasingly off balance, and finding out the world is a lot wierder than they thought.
An in universe student report on a piece of technology I took heavy inspiration from France's Minitel system and asked 'what if that were rolled out here in a big way by the phone companies just after the Ma Bell breakup'?
A TV Tropes article on the sort of crunchy aesthetic I wanted to go for.