Maybe we shouldn’t use computers for estimating. I can’t believe I wrote that. I am Mr. Computer. My first estimating computer had a whopping total of 16 kilobytes of RAM with two 5¼-inch, single-sided floppy drives.
Devastating storms, such as Hurricane Sandy, have a nasty habit of hanging around and reminding everyone how destructive they were, even after the winds have died down and the waters have receded.