2009/365/244 So What Did You Do When Gmail Went Down?cc licensed flickr photo shared by cogdogblog

So Gmail went belly up today for a bit. There was a fart in the cloud computer.

Did you reload inbox every 30 seconds? I bet that helped. Did you tweet about it? I did- pulled out a Don McClean:

I can’t remember if I cried
Reading tweets that Gmail fried,
But something tickled me deep inside-
The day the email died.

But instead of wailing, I made use of the time.

I’ve been noticing a few more ants than I prefer to see ambling across my kitchen counter. I did a thorough clean with clorox. then sprayed killer stuff down the crack behind the counter. Then I sealed the gap with new caulk.

Who needs email?

The post "What Did You Do When Gmail Went Down?" was originally yanked out of the teeth of a rabid chicken at CogDogBlog (http://cogdogblog.com/2009/09/what-did-you-do-when-gmail-went-down/) on September 1, 2009.

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