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San Diego, Unplugged

Top Ten Reasons to have a blackout

1) Now we know who we’re related to, electrically speaking

2) Finally got to use 2-year-old new emergency radio & flashlight

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3) Neighbors out on porches, talking and laughing

4) Kids playing impromptu soccer games in the street

5) Proof that there really are millions of stars in the sky

6) No 60hz hum in the background

7) Cleaned the dust from the game closet

8) Another 3-day weekend for kids

9) Romantic candlelight dinner

10) LOWER ELECTRIC BILL!

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Top Ten Reasons to have a blackout

1) Now we know who we’re related to, electrically speaking

2) Finally got to use 2-year-old new emergency radio & flashlight

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3) Neighbors out on porches, talking and laughing

4) Kids playing impromptu soccer games in the street

5) Proof that there really are millions of stars in the sky

6) No 60hz hum in the background

7) Cleaned the dust from the game closet

8) Another 3-day weekend for kids

9) Romantic candlelight dinner

10) LOWER ELECTRIC BILL!

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Another reason to have a blackout (apparently) - to use stockpiles of fireworks! Had to keep the windows open because of the heat, which meant we heard every firework that went up (and there were an unbelievable amount of them! where did they all come from??) The dogs were freaking out!

Oct. 2, 2011

short and sweet Lisa...congrats on the 3rd place win!!

Oct. 9, 2011

Thanks Nan I love seeing your stuff too. Thanks for reading.

Oct. 19, 2011

always will hunnypants..love ur stuff ;-D

Oct. 21, 2011

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