Here are a few of the evil things that have happened on August 24:
- 79 AD: Mount Vesuvius erupts. The cities of Pompeii, Herculaneum, and Stabiae are buried in volcanic ash.
- 1992: Hurricane Andrew puts the smack-down on south Florida, leaving billions’ worth of damage. Do you smell what the ‘cane is cooking?
- 1995: Evil genius Gates dumps Windows 95 in New York water supply, then boxes the leftovers. Affected minions rush in to stores in droves at midnight to grab their copy of the operating system.
For more important facts about the aparently evil 24th day of August, check out the Wikiopedia entry for August 24.