Below is a snapshot of CNBC from November 27, 1999. The Nasdaq closed at 3447 that Friday. We were still 3.5 months away from the March 10 peak of 5100, but remain 41% lower today.


Source: You can go dig around Archive’s Wayback Machine, if you’re so inclined. Plug in an interesting URL and scan through archived pages. Share anything good with us.

There are countless tech-boom-era sites to explore. Imagine all the embarassing headlines to be cherry-picked. There might be a forgotten article titled “Dow to 350k” lurking out there, just waiting for long-due ridicule and scorn.