Years ago, in the ancient days before the world-wide-web, way before Yahoo appeared and Google and Wikipedia provided topical information on any subject, how did people get their information?
In the dark ages before time as we know it there existed a company with a fiery beacon of light called The Question Shop which fielded questions on any subject. They performed much like the oracle in ancient Greece or like Google today. However, they did not require a devine presence or search engine technology. Imagine!
Here’s the link!