Possible Y2K Phone Chaosgreenspun.com : LUSENET : TimeBomb 2000 (Y2000) : One Thread
On Wednesday, Telstra employees threatened to disrupt
telephone services by staying away from work on New Year's
Eve unless the company met their bonus pay demands.
-- spider (firstname.lastname@example.org), December 10, 1999
Why's that a problem? Surely it's all automated. What could go wrong? ;)
-- Servant (email@example.com), December 10, 1999.
From: Y2K, ` la Carte by Dancr (pic), near Monterey, California
Shhhhhh! Don't give other critical workers ideas!
-- Dancr (firstname.lastname@example.org), December 10, 1999.