He later said, "People were calling it CDC (Century Date Change), FADL (Faulty
..... business in the final months of 1999 in an event known as the Y2K scare.
Frequently asked in. Why did people hide inside the bunkers, stocked up food
piles etc. ... Not all problems recorded were directly linked to Y2K
May 20, 2011 ... ... the first to forecast the end of days. TIME takes a look at other movements that
have scared people into believing their days were numbered.
Find out more about the Y2K bug that scared the world. ... While many were
ready to party "like it was 1999," many others predicted catastrophe at the end ...
Other people worried more specifically about banks, traffic lights, the power grid,
May 30, 2012 ... Y2K stands for Year 2000, the K being a short term for one thousand, 2K is ...
Internal clocks were not originally programmed to be able to turn ...
Dec 30, 2014 ... Y2K scare cause rush for supplies before the New Year. ... Preparing for the
worst, people flock the stores for supplies days before the New Year in ... Buyers
at various Queens stores were shopping because of the Y2K scare.
People were panicking and saying that when 2000 rolled around, all the
computers would crash and the nuclear bombs ... I was so scared for y2k to come
Dec 22, 2007 ... PEOPLE WERE WORRIED ABOUT THEIR INVESTMENTS, MONEY, JOBS, ...
Type in Y2K into your search engine and you will come up with ...
From city services to the electrical grid, this is a manual for sensible Y2K planning
... high-tech—a fact that, were it better known, she says, might calm some Y2K
jitters. .... Still, the plant is dependent on electricity and with thousands of people ...