My name is Shahar and I am a 29 years old Israeli fan of ARC. I have just watched the last episode of the BBS documentary and had to send a quick Shalom from Israel.
As in the states, BBSes were a 'secret cult' for a while, of which my parents, who paid the phone bill, were not big fans of. ARC was one of my main tools for cutting down that expensive phone calls, but until twenty minutes ago, I never thought about the people behind it. As with all things that work well, you never pause and ponder about it – and so it took a BBS documentary to make me do the following:
Thank you, Thom!
Toda raba, Thom!