This old text-based ghost-town is a real joy to play with. Although it is pretty broken, many of the menu options still work, and it is a cool glimpse of the past.
$ telnet telnet.ncf.ca
login as guest: there is a seemingly endless tree of menu options. Enter "go" at the main prompt for a complete list of available commands.
Your Choice ==> system 9:02am up 937 day(s), 18:57, 3 users, load average: 0.04, 0.04, 0.05
More info @ http://en.wikipedia....Capital_Freenet