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Old 08-14-2003, 04:42 PM
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So whats the best conspiracy theory?
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What have you heard ? NY,NJ cleveland, Detorit all out !
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NOT Terrorism..Overload on power grid system..IN Niagra Falls
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ebay is off the air too. OH NO!!! LOL. Still have power here in Kalamazoo, MI but its out at home in OH.
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Just talked to somebody in NewYork. Power is definetly out. If it's a grid problem, then it sounds like a repeat of the 70's power collapse. That one started with a tripped breaker or a blown transformer and it progressivly overloaded power plants. Each plant went off line as it was overloaded resulting in a total collapse.
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What a mess....
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PHILLY IS OK HERE
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People in the streete of NYC look pretty cool...Ya gotta hand it to those people..
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we were out for a couple of minutes but thats it
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