"It’s a movement driven in no small part by rage, by people who looked at 2008, who looked at the system as it exists, but concluded that the problems with capitalism were that it didn’t provide enough opportunities to be the boot."
What are the other markets or products that are like car rentals, where there are only 2 or 3 companies that dominate, but they have lots of little sub-brands, so consumers think it’s a more varied market than it really is? Funeral homes, what else?
When @bradfitz and I were holding Livejournal together with our fingers, sharp metal and pure grit, when we called each other for non-emergency issues we started the calls with "NOTHING IS BROKEN" before saying hi.
The rollout is in phases, with a subset of users flagged to test the live signup process. Even with that constraint, the site is easily handling ~250k simultaneous users right now, and makes up most of the top 10 federal websites currently being visited. https://analytics.usa.gov