Yes, indeed, Yahoo has that Y3K problem under control

You say it’s never too soon to prepare?

As a regular user of Yahoo! Fantasy Sports, I would like to thank the company's developers for their diligence and foresight as displayed in their most recent software release, version 5.3.1.


Oh, sure, they could have procrastinated until the very last minute, which - according to this handy countdown clock - won't be for a spell yet.


But those of us who lived through the trauma of the late 1990s know you can never be too careful.

[Geek-Themed Meme of the Week Archive]

(Update: Speaking of what we went through in the late '90s, digging through some of what I wrote about Y2K in 1999 was a bit of an eye-opener, not so much because of the content of the stories but rather the look of our site. The word primitive comes to mind ... but we were Y2K compliant.) 

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