There are two things wrong with this story: MSN TV prank creating “emergencies+. One, that it could happen at all, because the design problems and bugs that made it possible have been known for a long time by people smart enough, but too busy to fix them. Second, that people are calling it a virus. It’s not a virus, just like it wasn’t the last time this came up.

The press can be so frustrating to deal with. The day I gave that interview, I had to get out of the office and go watch people flying kites to unwind.

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