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Americans Return to Work Post Y2K
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By The Associated Press (New York Times Web Site)
But the rollover was not problem-free. A customer returning a movie to a rental shop in suburban Albany, N.Y., was presented with a $91,250 late fee after computers showed the tape was 100 years late. Employees at a video rental store in Florida used pen and paper because computers failed.
-- Jennifer Bunker (Salt Lake City, Utah) (firstname.lastname@example.org), January 03, 2000