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Old 09-08-2011, 10:49 PM   #1
Jun 2011
san diego, ca
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Sent from my phone. Wtf. My freezer that's fermenting my beer also shut down.. wow im kinda freaking..
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Old 09-08-2011, 11:04 PM   #2
Dec 2010
Wellington, FL
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Keep the freezer closed to trap the temp in there and RDWHAHB

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Old 09-09-2011, 01:03 AM   #3
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was the power outage really caused by solar flares? i read this on another forum, but it may be BS.
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Old 09-09-2011, 01:13 AM   #4
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Sounding like a power main coming from AZ went down (i.e. physically...no official cause announced yet). Caused the domino effect which made San Onofre's level to fluctuate & go offline. (Heard most of this on the radio.)
Primary: nada
Secondary: emptyness
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Old 09-09-2011, 01:26 AM   #5
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The power grid has been a joke since deregulation. Nobody wants to spend any cash on maintenance.
Hey, knock that shvt off. We're drinkin' here.

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Old 09-09-2011, 01:34 AM   #6
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Oops, tripped on the extension cord out here, sorry....
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Old 09-09-2011, 03:10 AM   #7
Aug 2010
San Diego
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Apparently much of Mexico north of Rosarito and parts of Arizona went down too. It hit Southern California up to Orange County. Fortunately I now reside just north of the orange curtain.

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Old 09-09-2011, 03:20 AM   #8
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An employee at a power substation in southwest Arizona likely caused a massive outage that left more than 2 million people without electricity across the Southwest and northern Mexico.

Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/us/2011/09/08...#ixzz1XQDKWGZy
- Andrew

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Old 09-09-2011, 03:38 AM   #9
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Originally Posted by arturo7 View Post
The power grid has been a joke since deregulation. Nobody wants to spend any cash on maintenance.
Thanks goes to the government. Should of just let things be.

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Old 09-09-2011, 03:47 AM   #10
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Fine here in Riverside. A/c is cranking away
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