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Re: Hot weather and power outages continue

  • From: Christopher L. Morrow
  • Date: Mon Jul 24 23:24:17 2006

On Mon, 24 Jul 2006, Robert E. Seastrom wrote:

> "Christopher L. Morrow" <[email protected]> writes:
> > On Mon, 24 Jul 2006, Richard A Steenbergen wrote:
> >>
> >> Come on Sean, this "very few disruptions" stuff is below your usual
> >> standards. The least you can do to help us pass the time in this damn heat
> >> is to recount a few good stories about routers you could scramble eggs on.
> >> :)
> >
> > there is a funny story of some dial devices on fire, and still passing
> > packets...
> and an equally funny story of said devices being held up in customs in
> a particular european country because they said "TNT" on the outside
> of their crates...

Now, where was youtube and portable digital camcorders back when these
things were going on? This is an excellent application for all that super
surveillance the DHS wants to do all the time! :)!