Edit: To JUMP directly to a certain year, do the following
Click on Filter
Scroll down to Custom fields.
For example use 04/01/99 to 04/30/99 to view all of the posts from that time frame. The new Google Group is way easier to use than the older system they had before.
haha good stuff man. I didnt know all we had to use was that google feature to find old stuff. all this time I kept searching google endlessly wondering where the hell stuff was at lol. anyways thanks again. love reading those threads and what people thought back then lol