The Y2K bug will trigger global economic chaos

Tim LaHaye : Author, Christian minister
Jerry B. Jenkins : novelist, biographer
These Christian authors stated the Y2K bug would trigger global economic chaos, which the Antichrist would use to rise to power. As the date approached however they changed their minds

Rosin, Hanna (December 27, 1999). "The Apocalypse Is Still Coming—Later". The Washington Post: p. A01.