You ruin your life by tolerating it. At the end of the day you should be excited to be alive. When you settle for anything less than what you innately desire, you destroy the possibility that lives inside of you, and in that way you cheat both yourself and the world of your potential.
So glad someone is thinking about this. We used to have these things called libraries that stored copies of books, magazines and newspapers. They physically archived our history with failover and redundancy spread across the country. No broken link, bankrupt startup or data loss event could impact that.
This solution is far from immune to the same issues, but at least the problem is conceptually on the table.
The flotsam and jetsam of a techie mind...