Originally Posted by Speed Daemon
Actually, what's commonly called "Y2K" wasn't just one event, but a whole bunch of potential problems that didn't become problems until dates as early as September 9, 1999 and as late as dates in 2001.
That just makes it one long non-event.
I don't think humanity can be happy unless there is a major catastrophe just over the horizon. And if there wasn't a real one, they'd probably invent one ... oh.