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Sapphocrat Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Nov-30-06 02:01 AM
Response to Reply #22
31. I've given up bouncing the modem when something goes wrong.
I should know better than to bother -- I used to be a help-desk slave too, and we'd give customers anything to do just to keep them busy until we figured out what the real problem was. LOL
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  -Who broke the internets? Sapphocrat  Nov-29-06 10:46 PM   #0 
  - no worries for me, but my broadband phone connection is fluky...  mike_c   Nov-29-06 10:48 PM   # 
  - My internet seems to be OK.  ocelot   Nov-29-06 10:48 PM   #1 
  - I'll just ask him to email me my own personal Internet. :D n/t  Sapphocrat   Nov-29-06 10:50 PM   #3 
  - Perhaps you haven't heard, but  Lex   Nov-29-06 10:49 PM   #2 
  - But... but...!  Sapphocrat   Nov-29-06 10:52 PM   #5 
  - A visual aid . . .  Bluebear   Nov-29-06 10:56 PM   #8 
  - That's the problem!  Sapphocrat   Nov-29-06 10:59 PM   #12 
     - Lucy must have stuck a bobby pin in one of the connections  Sydnie   Nov-29-06 11:09 PM   #18 
        - "Contometer operator? PBX operator? Candy makers?"  Bluebear   Nov-29-06 11:15 PM   #21 
  - I'm downloading all the porn ever created right now!  lapfog_1   Nov-30-06 12:06 AM   #26 
  - Dump truck internets  KT2000   Nov-30-06 12:43 AM   #28 
  - Almost all of the links at yahoo are screwed up too  Sydnie   Nov-29-06 10:52 PM   #4 
  - Quick! Somebody call a plumber!  Gregorian   Nov-29-06 10:55 PM   #6 
  - Just out of curiosity...  Sapphocrat   Nov-29-06 10:56 PM   #7 
  - No yahoo here, New England  Bluebear   Nov-29-06 10:56 PM   #10 
  - MASS - over on that other coast  Sydnie   Nov-29-06 11:05 PM   #15 
     - That explains it.  Sapphocrat   Nov-29-06 11:08 PM   #17 
  - It was probably George Clooney, Barack Obama, and Keith Ellison.  Left Is Write   Nov-29-06 10:56 PM   #9 
  - Hmm, is showing 100% packet loss  Wonk   Nov-29-06 10:57 PM   #11 
  - THANK YOU, Wonk!  Sapphocrat   Nov-29-06 11:01 PM   #14 
  - 'Smurf' DOS attack.  Rex   Nov-29-06 11:00 PM   #13 
  - I've had serious issues this week  DianeG5385   Nov-29-06 11:08 PM   #16 
  - we had about two hours of off and on service both net and cable  seabeyond   Nov-29-06 11:10 PM   #19 
  - Isn't that just a coinky-dink  sandnsea   Nov-29-06 11:14 PM   #20 
  - My AT&T/SBC/Yahoo Broadband was down for  jannyk   Nov-29-06 11:44 PM   #22 
  - I've given up bouncing the modem when something goes wrong.  Sapphocrat   Nov-30-06 02:01 AM   #31 
  - maybe a DNS server you access is having problems  LSK   Nov-29-06 11:59 PM   #23 
  - From what I understand...  Sapphocrat   Nov-30-06 02:03 AM   #32 
  - Seems very hesitant in Dallas Texas tonight  Prisoner_Number_Six   Nov-30-06 12:01 AM   #24 
  - it wasn't sniffa  bicentennial_baby   Nov-30-06 12:02 AM   #25 
  - I'm not so sure about that.  Sapphocrat   Nov-30-06 01:59 AM   #30 
  - You're on AOL? I'm so sorry.  johnaries   Nov-30-06 12:24 AM   #27 
  - EMERGENCY account, I said, EMERGENCY account!  Sapphocrat   Nov-30-06 01:57 AM   #29 
  - Mmff, from Seattle/Eastside, looks OK.  Gwerlain   Nov-30-06 02:12 AM   #33 
  - Now it's F'd up for me. Takes over a minute to load any page anywhere  Wonk   Nov-30-06 03:49 AM   #34 
     - More like a fart in a spacesuit eom  jannyk   Nov-30-06 04:15 AM   #35 

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