Do We Have Anybody Working on Y10K Yet?

How will we know if 7,979 years is enough time to manage the next crisis?

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Since we’re living in times of unprecedented certainty, peace, and civility, it can be a little disturbing to put your mind back to the final hours of 1999, when certain doom was all but certain.

What nearly brought all human progress to a coordinated but also staggered-across-time-zones halt was…