What Y2K glitch?

From: Bruce Lane <kyrrin_at_bluefeathertech.com>
Date: Sat Jan 1 12:08:51 2000

At 09:07 01-01-2000 -0800, you wrote:

>D'ya mean that it's now safe to come out of the fallout shelter?

        Well, nothing fell out so I assume it's OK. ;-)

>Watch. The news media will tell you that THEY SAVED you, by all of their
>hysterical warnings.

        Oh, it already started. Someone on Prezzy Clinton's staff already started
huffing and puffing about how we won't know the "full impact" of the
problem until the end of January.

        I wager 4,000 Quatloos that, when that point comes, they'll claim they
won't know the "full impact" for at least another month. And then another,
and another, and... well, you get the idea.

        Oh, and the MicroVAXen and Sun boxes here, the oldest of which was
designed and built in 1990, rolled right over to 2000 without a single

        Lord above, what a non-event... too bad that people chose to focus their
energies towards a bunch of hype instead of something worthwhile, like,
say, a manned mission to Mars.

Bruce Lane, Owner and head honcho, Blue Feather Technologies
http://www.bluefeathertech.com // E-mail: kyrrin_at_bluefeathertech.com
Amateur Radio: WD6EOS since Dec. '77
"Our science can only describe an object, event, or living thing in our
own human terms. It cannot, in any way, define any of them..."
Received on Sat Jan 01 2000 - 12:08:51 GMT

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