I don't think AOL is that bad, especially when you can have the Bring in your own Access plan for 10 bucks a month. We have Road Runner, which is owned by AOL Time Warner and my parents use AOL to connect to the web. With the cable modem its fast and they have everything they need right at two clicks away, with out haveing to remember web addresses. Plus the buddy list is there and they can personalize many things.
The down side is the porn they get in their mail boxes.
Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Staten, Uptown, what now? Lets make it happen.