The internet was off for 1 day, ONE!
I'd love to tell you that we saw the sun and heard the birds, but it was very inconvenient, because the phone line went down as well. As in no emergency calls! Not sure who thought that genius of a plan up.
If only we lived in a place where one could cause a fuss and it would make a difference, alas, Canada remains on the higher end of stupid when it comes to telecom. I recall a comparison between Rwanda and Canada way back in 2008 and being surprised by how expensive we have it here. Here's an image that sums it up.