OntheEdge - 2:31 pm on Mar 3, 2003 (gmt 0)
Weather, all the Canadian's have their front door froze shut, nothing else to do but go online.
Seriously, though February is the most fickle month in almost any other industry. Some people are pessimistic, depressed cause they think winter will never end....others are optimistic and start to gear up for spring.
Also maybe there was something distracting the US audience over the weekend...i dunno, like...War?