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We've suffered two occurrences of downtime within the last 4 days due to loss of electrical service in the area.

There was an outage on Christmas Eve for little over an hour and one this evening of approximately two hours. I guess that dependable service spell is over now and we can expect little downtimes like that from now on. Sad

UPDATE: Yes, that's right. Less than an hour after this evening's outage was restored, it went out again for another hour.

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re: power outage

Time to get that second hamster for your backup generator.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YXRH50fvHWA

re: hamster power

omg Rolling On The Floor yes sir, I neeed that hamster!

That hampster is on crack!

That hampster is on crack!

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