Old Woman Cuts Off Internet of Two Countries

Thursday, April 7th, 2011
 
Well, this news is for the books: The Internet services of Armenia and Georgia were cut off for several hours after a 75-year old Georgian woman cut the main service cable in an effort to steal copper. The woman was scavenging for scrap metal when she saw the primary fiber-optic cable that runs through the two countries. Using a shovel, she apparently hacked the wire until it severed. The damage was reportedly ve