Another way to hammer a webserver - the Enron Explorer got highlighted on Boing Boing, "The Most Popular Blog In The World" according to Technorati. And our traffic has gone through the roof, but the app is holding up thanks to judicious planning for heavy usage, and some hefty Squid proxying.
Remember kids, "Proper Planning Prevents Piss-Poor Performance"
....and Corny Cliches Create Copious Cringes...
and Aggravated Alliteration Attains Acute Annoyance.