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Author Topic: Elderly Woman pokes cable, cuts off internet for three countries.  (Read 366 times)

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Offline WolfyTopic starter

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2011/apr/06/georgian-woman-cuts-web-access

Yes, you read that right. Countries. Not counties. Countries.

She apparently did it with a spade shovel on accident, causing millions of people across three countries to lose internet.

...Wow.

Offline Yorubi

Re: Elderly Woman pokes cable, cuts off internet for three countries.
« Reply #1 on: April 06, 2011, 11:46:50 PM »
Haha wow thats funny. Just another case of the elderly attacking our technology! XD

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Re: Elderly Woman pokes cable, cuts off internet for three countries.
« Reply #2 on: April 07, 2011, 12:59:33 AM »
Not entirely by accident - she was looking for copper to sell for scrap.  Her bad luck it was fiber optic.