1. Welcome to Baptist Board, a friendly forum to discuss the Baptist Faith in a friendly surrounding.

    Your voice is missing! You will need to register to get access to all the features that our community has to offer.

    We hope to see you as a part of our community soon and God Bless!

NORK's Sudden Internet Woes

Discussion in 'News & Current Events' started by Bro. Curtis, Dec 22, 2014.

  1. Bro. Curtis

    Bro. Curtis <img src =/curtis.gif>

    Joined:
    Oct 25, 2001
    Messages:
    20,297
    Ratings:
    +35
    AP-North Korea is experiencing widespread Internet outages. One expert says the country's online access is "totally down."

    It's not immediately clear if the Internet connectivity problems were an act of retribution for a major intrusion at Sony Pictures Entertainment that the FBI last week linked to North Korea.

    President Barack Obama on Friday said the U.S. government would respond but didn't say how.

    The White House declined to comment Monday. State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf told reporters that of the federal government responses, "some will be seen, some may not be seen."…


    http://talkingpointsmemo.com/news/north-korea-severe-internet-outage
     
  2. church mouse guy

    church mouse guy Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 23, 2002
    Messages:
    10,988
    Ratings:
    +207
    Maybe China did this.
     
  3. Rolfe

    Rolfe Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 17, 2014
    Messages:
    6,200
    Ratings:
    +1,257
    Faith:
    Baptist
  4. InTheLight

    InTheLight Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Dec 17, 2010
    Messages:
    17,643
    Ratings:
    +1,958
    Faith:
    Baptist
    Yes, dozens of people have lost internet access! :laugh:

    (Sorry, couldn't resist...)
     
  5. church mouse guy

    church mouse guy Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 23, 2002
    Messages:
    10,988
    Ratings:
    +207
    That floppy has priceless memories of Dennis on it.
     
  6. Rolfe

    Rolfe Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 17, 2014
    Messages:
    6,200
    Ratings:
    +1,257
    Faith:
    Baptist
    Kim Jong Un preparing for the outage:

    [​IMG]
     
  7. InTheLight

    InTheLight Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Dec 17, 2010
    Messages:
    17,643
    Ratings:
    +1,958
    Faith:
    Baptist
    Rolf, love both of your memes.
     
  8. InTheLight

    InTheLight Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Dec 17, 2010
    Messages:
    17,643
    Ratings:
    +1,958
    Faith:
    Baptist
    I wonder if they are doing it to themselves and will then blame the U.S.?
     
  9. Rolfe

    Rolfe Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 17, 2014
    Messages:
    6,200
    Ratings:
    +1,257
    Faith:
    Baptist
    It is probably as simple as someone tripping over the power cord at the Great Leader's Ministry of the Interweb.
     
  10. gigabyte71

    gigabyte71 Member

    Joined:
    Aug 26, 2014
    Messages:
    249
    Ratings:
    +0
    I figured this meant that we would lift trade embargoes and make it easier for US Citizens to travel and vacation there.
     
  11. church mouse guy

    church mouse guy Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 23, 2002
    Messages:
    10,988
    Ratings:
    +207
    Another abbreviation is Noko.
     
  12. InTheLight

    InTheLight Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Dec 17, 2010
    Messages:
    17,643
    Ratings:
    +1,958
    Faith:
    Baptist
  13. InTheLight

    InTheLight Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Dec 17, 2010
    Messages:
    17,643
    Ratings:
    +1,958
    Faith:
    Baptist
  14. Rolfe

    Rolfe Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 17, 2014
    Messages:
    6,200
    Ratings:
    +1,257
    Faith:
    Baptist
    ITL- Just saw your last two posts. :thumbs:
     
  15. Rolfe

    Rolfe Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 17, 2014
    Messages:
    6,200
    Ratings:
    +1,257
    Faith:
    Baptist
Loading...