why are some of the Waybackmachine snapshots links broken/missing?

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why are some of the Waybackmachine snapshots links broken/missing?

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There are many possible reasons. Maybe it was missed in the copy, or lost along the way to archiving. Some things have been removed through court orders or other legal actions. Maybe it was hosted on a different site, and that site had different robots instructions which led to it not being archived. There is no way to know which.