Jun. 1st, 2006
Internet go BOOM!  
Not that any of you is still using AOL mail, but....

AOL has just contacted us and notified us that AOL is having "massive internal system failures" and can not process mail. If the issue continues, suppress 'aol.com' users from mailings and then mail them later once the issue is resolved. We will be sending out an official communication shortly. We recommend addressing this with your internal email systems also.

CEASE MAILING INTO AOL UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
AOL is requesting your assistance in this. The more mail they receive, the longer it will take them to fix the problem. Furthermore, your emails will not get in if you do email now as the emails will bounce.

AOL will notify us when their system is fixed and we will notify you.

This is an urgent notice and should be communicated to all parties responsible for sending emails for you.


"Massive Internal System Failure"

Someone's having a bad day.

 
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(no subject) - joiseyguy on June 1st, 2006 - 08:32 pm
Troy D.: Firefoxamnewsboy on June 1st, 2006 - 08:34 pm
just to turn it around?

(Dammit, you beat me to it!)
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Davidsebastian86 on June 1st, 2006 - 09:39 pm
http://edition.cnn.com/2006/TECH/internet/06/01/aol.email/

that's interesting.

ish.

at least it doesn't affect IMing, which is the closest to AOL i get....
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driftwoodsun on June 1st, 2006 - 10:07 pm
"Someone's having a bad day."

And, unsurprisingly, that someone works at AOL.
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(no subject) - ex_xtex on June 1st, 2006 - 10:52 pm
The People's Exhibit A: eekdavidology on June 1st, 2006 - 11:00 pm
I'm picturing some poor guy huddled, fetal under a desk somewhere in Virginia. Maybe the "Massive Internal Systems Failure" was referring to him.
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(no subject) - joiseyguy on June 2nd, 2006 - 01:06 am
billyboy15 on June 2nd, 2006 - 06:08 am
I use AOL for e-mail ..... >.
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