The coming Y2K curfews will jinx the unprepared's chancegreenspun.com : LUSENET : TimeBomb 2000 (Y2000) : One Thread
Maybe even before Y2K problems begin presenting an excuse for the unprepared to panic the authorities will announce preemptive curfews and limit public movement to avoid DISorder rather than waiting and trying desperately to restore order. (Preventive action being much cheaper and easier)
-- Ann Fisher (firstname.lastname@example.org), December 05, 1998
Of course, Ann. That's why we're hearing so much from our (ahem) leadership about preparation and self-sufficiency. ;-}
"Get all your rocks in order and you too can walk on water." --Steve Grant
-- Hallyx (Hallyx@aol.com), December 05, 1998.