For newbies, Susan Conniry on preparing for ANY emergencygreenspun.com : LUSENET : TimeBomb 2000 (Y2000) : One Thread
Jim Lord's gone from the Westergaard site. Apparently Susan Conniry is partially taking his place.
My personal favorite quote from her debut article:
"The Red Cross representative asked me to have you consider whether you would rather be in your own home during an emergency power outage or on a cold gymnasium floor."
-- FM (email@example.com), April 19, 1999