I mean, holy crap, right? Ronzo has some good anecdotes about it over at Grumpy Gamer, so check that out.
Meanwhile, as LFN has taken its final(?) nosedive, most every old-school Monkey Island site is down. We did, of course, move Mojo to a new server, so there's that, but yes... Dark times.
And your old friend the SCUMM Bar is turning 19 on the 17th. I kid you not. 19. Nineteen. Feel appropriately old now.