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    Y2K

    Y2K is an abbreviation for the Year 2000.

    Made notorious by the panic surrounding the Y2K bug which supposedly meant that all old computers would fail on New Year’s Eve 1999 when the change to the new date of 01/01/2000 was supposed to wreak havoc on a bunch of unsuspecting code. In the end the only havoc wreaked was on our wallets when we foolishly rushed out to buy all sorts of Y2K bug fixes.

    Example usage:

    “My vibrator must have had the Y2K bug, it konked out on exactly on New Year’s Eve!”.

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