C, I know exactly how you feel.
I don’t want to jump on the blogger-bashing bandwagon, but it’s getting a bit ridiculous. I think it would be easier for me to cope if they posted system status somewhere (presumably on a different set of servers!) so I at least knew someone was aware of the problem and working on it. I am also, because of my incredibly high nerditity, astonishingly curious about what the problem is. Is it simply bandwidth? Is it something with a server? a telco? Are they running W2K? Is it all Unix? Do they need tech support?
Here’s the really crazy result of all this: I’ve become so addicted to blogging that I’m writing this in EditPad while I wait for blogger to return …