Computerworld - https://www.computerworld.com/article/3244784/data-center/its-all-about-getting-into-the-holiday-spirits.html#tk.rss_all
It’s the early 1980s, and this outsourcer’s mainframes have to run 24/7 — and one computer operator pilot fish finds out just what that means when he’s scheduled to work on Christmas Day.
He’s depressed when he walks into the sterility of the computer room for his evening shift. A good old-fashioned Christmas looks like it’s not in the cards this year.
Then a co-worker spots him and calls out, “Hi — do you want a drink?”
What do you mean? asks fish?
“He didn’t reply, but he took a floor puller and removed one tile from the raised floor behind the console,” fish