No, the trees here haven’t been mounting a DOS attack on critical infrastructure; instead the AJC has!
The headline Pollen Count Over 8,000 Shatters Old Record for Atlanta brought the Atlanta Allergy and & Asthma Clinic website to its knees. You couldn’t access the site most of the morning and they only put up this temporary page a little while ago.
Traffic is good. Serve failure is bad.
Update: Sorry about the broken/crazy links. Email posting is still a bit buggy.