The site basically DDOS'd itself

It's about time
Obamanation. You will not believe this.
More Obamanation stuff....

I dont know why tinyurls fail for me at the ranch, but it sure is annoying!


h/t Epobirs late in the ONT
for this:

Explaining why adding servers won't help O'care signup system problems:

He said because so much traffic was going back and forth between the users' computers and the server hosting the government website, it was as if the system was attacking itself.

Hancock described the situation as similar to what happens when hackers conduct a distributed denial of service, or DDOS, attack on a website: they get large numbers of computers to simultaneously request information from the server that runs a website, overwhelming it and causing it to crash or otherwise stumble. "The site basically DDOS'd itself," he said.