It could have been some kind of maintenance, glitch, or emergency. We probably were not the only ones to get powered off. As long as the forum doesn't get thrown into the virtual trash can I wouldn't be too concerned.
Ask Amoeba is now officially defunct. Sorry
Yet God has made everything beautiful for its own time. He has planted eternity in the human heart, but even so, people cannot see the whole scope of God’s work from beginning to end.
Ecclesiastes 3:11 NLT