Today it’s really easy for young people to send sexually charged messages to each other. They can sext each other on their phones, swap dick pics via Snapchat and go online to find some the craziest fetish chat rooms you can imagine. And while we certainly live in the golden age of sexting, people have used the Internet to get off since its infancy. Here’s a bizarre infomercial from 1997 that teaches people how to “have cybersex.” It’s really weird.

Why did she take her shirt halfway through the video? It’s not like things were getting steamy. Also, she’s clearly not typing into that chat window. Classic pre-YouTube video mistakes.