16 hours later, my power is back on! - TennisForum.com
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old Aug 15th, 2003, 11:46 AM Thread Starter
Senior Member
Join Date: Jun 2001
Posts: 2,454
Smile 16 hours later, my power is back on!

Yesterday at around 4pm I was on the computer when it shut off. I thought it was just the computer, but I couldn't turn the TV on. So I thought no biggy something probably just hit a wire in the backyard. Well, I hear the computer starting to power up again when a minute later it shuts off. My family is outside on the back porch cooking on the grill when they ask if the power went out. This whole time we are thinking it is only our street. My brothers fiancee calls from P.A. asking if our power is out. I say yes and she tells me all the power is out in NY, DC, and Baltimore. First reaction was it must of been some terrorist attack. So my neighbors come over with a battery powered radio and we hear that a circuit or something overloaded in Niagra and a chain reaction happened. So we were without power from 4 pm until about 15 minutes ago. Glad it is back because there was nothing to do!

All the food in the Fridge is wasted
ttaM is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old Aug 15th, 2003, 12:20 PM
country flag bee
Senior Member
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: Manila, Philippines
Posts: 1,269
According to Fox News.. They still don't know what happened... Which is really weird..

We are used to BLACKOUTS.. but never that long..
bee is offline  
post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old Aug 15th, 2003, 12:45 PM
Cam'ron Giles's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2001
Location: Juelz Santana's bed
Posts: 16,116
Lots of babies nine months from now...

Official Gangsta rappa of the Royal Court

Will you be there?
Cam'ron Giles is offline  
post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old Aug 15th, 2003, 01:04 PM
Senior Member
Bacardi's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Raccoon City's Hive
Posts: 14,742
True TopShotta, but wasn't it a bit hot/humid to be having hot steamy sex in the city?

I'm BACK & SINGLE. So lock up all the hotties!
Bacardi is offline  
post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old Aug 15th, 2003, 02:10 PM
matthias's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2001
Posts: 92,155
Originally Posted by C'Mon(ica)

Glad it is back because there was nothing to do!

back to basics - read a book - like they did it 2hundred years ago

And it's hard to dance with a devil on your back
So shake him off
matthias is offline  

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the TennisForum.com forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome