Nobody likes to be called a dummy by a dummy.

I didnt do it

I swear.  I did visit those sites today and wonder what was up.

http://valleywag.com/tech/breakdowns/a-drunk-employee-kills-all-of-the-websites-you-care-about-282021.php
Permalink Bot Berlin 
July 25th, 2007 1:37am
Hmmm.  where is Netflix -- they went down too.
Permalink Send private email sharkfish 
July 25th, 2007 8:20am
The drunk employee story seems more plausible.

The very essence of these data centres is that they remain humming even if the power grid goes offline.
Permalink Send private email Tapiwa 
July 25th, 2007 8:40am
Followup stories on /. suggested that the problem was a major power outage, rather than a drunk.  I wonder if maybe the drunk jumped into the transformer and caused the power outage?
Permalink Send private email Clay Dowling 
July 25th, 2007 9:08am
I asked this on reddit, about what do you do if the physical failed:

http://reddit.com/info/295g5/comments/c297oh
Permalink Bot Berlin 
July 25th, 2007 10:22am

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