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A potluck invitation generated a 'Reply All-pocalypse' in Utah

by Benjamin Freed

For 12 minutes last Friday morning, more than 22,000 state government employees in Utah found themselves avalanched by urgent emails about what should’ve been a mundane office exercise. It didn’t take long for the chaos to spread. “Please remove me,” one worker wrote at 9:33 a.m. “Please stop responding to this email,” replied another at 9:35. “STOP THE MADNESS!!!!” came in a minute after that. By the time it was…