Yasha Levine is an investigative journalist — currently writing a book about the dark, spooky origins of the Internet.

He was born in the Soviet Union, lives in New York, edited The eXile, cofounded the SHAME Project, joined NSFWCORP and Pando and much much more. His work has been published and featured in Wired, The Nation, Slate, Penthouse, The New York Observer, AlterNet, NSFWCORP and MSNBC.

See more of his work at yashalevine.com

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