Is that you, Hal? (Phil Greenspun please note!) : LUSENET : TimeBomb 2000 (Y2000) : One Thread

Sounds like Hal's little brother, actually. Intelligent, a little cranky, definitely unhappy. What have we wrought?

A web server muses on its life

Come to think of it, 2001 is next year already!

-- Tom Carey (, February 25, 2000


Wow! we watched the whole thing; made us think of "Matrix" again!

-- Ashton & Leska in Cascadia (, February 25, 2000.

Thanks Tom, interesting site. Bookmarked for further exploration.

-- canthappen (, February 25, 2000.

Tom Carey,

Excellent post. Must be a Jewish web server; it sounds just like a roommate I had one time. Great guy....Jewish guy....did great impressions of 'The Weiners', some NY radio show or other.

-- bz (, February 25, 2000.

Thanks, Tom! I really needed that kind of a laugh today... : )

-- Wilferd (, February 25, 2000.

Your link didn't work for me Tom. I got this message:

A haikku to lessen your sorrow:

Rather than a beep
or a rude error message
these words: "File not found."

-- Chris (#$%^&, February 25, 2000.

5:57 PM EST -- it worked just fine when I tried it a a minute ago...

The URL is

No one else has had a problem with it.


-- Tom Carey (, February 25, 2000.

Chris - the document is in Javascript. Your browser told the page it didn't support javascript, so the page provided the haiku as an alternative. Upgrade your browser

-- kermit (, February 25, 2000.

Moderation questions? read the FAQ