...I shambled in the middle of the night...I observed...I-- I was part of the victorious effort: we found the glitch we were looking for.
Okay, my sleep debt at this point is immense and I'm having to just deal with it, if I want to be back to semi-normal by tomorrow. Probably worth it, since the problem we found was in a place no one on the team would have thought to look if we hadn't A) imitated it in a controlled manner and B) used a video camera to record exactly what happened and then played it back several times until realization dawned.
I'm not well-placed to muse, "Ain't Science wonderful!" but technology certainly is, at least when intelligently applied. Cheapoid UPSs supplied by an outside contractor, not so much.
T. R. MCELROY'S STREAMLINED TELEGRAPH KEYS
6 months ago