Today, my telephone line was hit by lightning. I discovered that not only will lightning fry a router, it will also destroy any PCs connected to that router via network cables. I also discovered that a $10 phone line surge protector would have saved nearly $3,000 worth of PC equipment. FML

by MotherNatureMustDie / 10/27/2009 at 8:32am / South Africa (Gauteng) / Miscellaneous

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  • You lucky you. Surge protector worth 10 bucks would probably set your house on fire.

    #3 - On 10/27/2009 at 2:34pm by stunty

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  • HAH. YDI for not getting one though. This one was actually good.

    Also, I like the OPs name.

    #1 - On 10/27/2009 at 2:28pm by Fop

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