What Happens In Vegas...May Actually Have to Stay in Vegas
The famous phrase and its eponymous movie may finally (?) be correct due to a protracted internet outage.
According to KTNV.com:
A widespread internet outage was affecting users in the Las Vegas area on Friday morning.
The outage impacting Cox users began as early as 7:00 a.m. and was an ongoing problem in the valley as of 9:45 a.m.
Apparently, a backhoe, which looks like this, ‘made contact’ (I love this phraseology!) with a transmission line, which looks like this, and caused a pwoer surge on the cable modem that provdies Cox internet service in the Las Vegas Valley.
The unitentional comedy meter is definitely on 11.
The itnernet goes down for so many different reasons…read the full story here.