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Many thanks are due to a lot of fine people working together to solve problem created by humans that effects all life on earth. There are many unsung hero's at companies, small towns, big places who made decisions to spend resources to make deal with this issue.
It ain't over yet, but there are many who deserve thanks from the masses to make sure the life of all was give a higher probabilty of survial.
One thing Y2K taught the world was how to work together.
As the mother of COBOL ( Adm Grace Hopper ) said " Life was simple before WWII, we did not have systems!"
-- David R. Hibbeln (firstname.lastname@example.org), December 31, 1999