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Bored IT manager automates Millennium Eve checks to ditch snoozing for boozing

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I believe that Thomas Edison automated a telegraph key with a mechanical clock to prove that he was awake on long nights. Eventually he was caught when he didn't reply to messages and someone came to check.

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