Film Cleverer people than me are already writing about what we've lost with Roger Ebert. What's less known is he was something of a web pioneer, writing a regular column for Yahoo Internet Life! Here he is giving a generous interview in 2000, that's 2000 at the online film festival. Everything he says here has since come to pass. Note, this is five years before YouTube:
The reporter's a bit of a pioneer herself, working as she does for an online news website, four years before Rocketboom. RIP Roger.