Via Instapundit, a technical look at the problems with healthcare.gov.
One possible cause of the problems is that hitting "apply" on HealthCare.gov causes 92 separate files, plug-ins and other mammoth swarms of data to stream between the user's computer and the servers powering the government website, said Matthew Hancock, an independent expert in website design. He was able to track the files being requested through a feature in the Firefox browser.
Guess Dilbert's boss was in charge of the project.
I made the promise, so my work is done.