Interesting article here-greenspun.com : LUSENET : TimeBomb 2000 (Y2000) : One Thread
Found this in my WEEKLY WORLD NEWS.
Now, don't laugh! I read it for the comic effect, but here on page 6, i ran across a VERY good article on basic preparedness.
Here's the online version:
-- DavePrime (firstname.lastname@example.org), November 10, 1999