Once upon a time, before the internet existed, you had to read articles in newspapers and magazines. On paper. And when you wanted to go back in time and find an old article, you had to go to a library and go through their periodicals. But now we have online newspaper archives.
There are a lot of services that create disposable email addresses you can use when signing up for web services where you’d rather not give out an email address at all. Some are free, or have a free option – others cost money but also save all your spam so you can tell who’s giving