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    Re: Widespread power outages across dc white house, gov't buildings go dark

    Quote Originally Posted by Montecresto View Post
    Lol, good one tb. Indeed, but I gave you an easy one. Here's a more difficult one. Ridley Ridley Ridley rose, aim at your heel and hit your nose. What is it?
    I'll ask again. Was that a riddle? "Post #2". Supposed to mean something? Because it doesn't.
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    Re: Widespread power outages across dc white house, gov't buildings go dark

    Quote Originally Posted by tres borrachos View Post
    I'll ask again. Was that a riddle? "Post #2". Supposed to mean something? Because it doesn't.
    I'm sorry. I'll leave the chuckle for others.
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    Re: Widespread power outages across dc white house, gov't buildings go dark

    Quote Originally Posted by MickeyW View Post
    The day that significant factors influence DC and temporarily stop the obama Regime from further damage to the country. Unfortunately, it is short lived.


    Explosion at Power Plant Responsible for D.C. Area Outages

    WASHINGTON (CBSDC/AP) — The White House, State Department and areas throughout D.C. and Maryland lost power Tuesday afternoon due to an explosion at an area power plant.

    The power went out at the White House for nearly 10 seconds while the State Department conducted its press briefing in the dark. The Justice Department’s power also went down.
    Explosion at Power Plant Responsible for D.C. Area Outages « CBS DC
    This inspired the best tweet I've seen in a while:

    "The Department of Energy has lost power."

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    Re: Widespread power outages across dc white house, gov't buildings go dark

    Quote Originally Posted by tres borrachos View Post
    I'll ask again. Was that a riddle? "Post #2". Supposed to mean something? Because it doesn't.
    I think it means that some people come on DebatePolitics to criticize people for making things political.

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    Re: Widespread power outages across dc white house, gov't buildings go dark

    Quote Originally Posted by MickeyW View Post
    The day that significant factors influence DC and temporarily stop the obama Regime from further damage to the country. Unfortunately, it is short lived.


    Explosion at Power Plant Responsible for D.C. Area Outages

    WASHINGTON (CBSDC/AP) — The White House, State Department and areas throughout D.C. and Maryland lost power Tuesday afternoon due to an explosion at an area power plant.

    The power went out at the White House for nearly 10 seconds while the State Department conducted its press briefing in the dark. The Justice Department’s power also went down.
    Explosion at Power Plant Responsible for D.C. Area Outages « CBS DC
    I'm just going to hazard a guess about what happened. Hillary was practicing her speech to announce her candidacy and just got to the part about 'open, transparent and accountable government' when lightning struck.

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    Re: Widespread power outages across dc white house, gov't buildings go dark

    Quote Originally Posted by Montecresto View Post
    I'm sorry. I'll leave the chuckle for others.
    Of course. So there was no point to your post to me? Just looking for my attention? Okay, you got it, but please next time make it worth my while to read you posts to me please.
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    Re: Widespread power outages across dc white house, gov't buildings go dark

    Quote Originally Posted by LowDown View Post
    I think it means that some people come on DebatePolitics to criticize people for making things political.
    If that's what he wants to say, he needs to find a more straightforward way of saying what's on his partisan mind.
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    Re: Widespread power outages across dc white house, gov't buildings go dark

    Quote Originally Posted by MickeyW View Post
    The day that significant factors influence DC and temporarily stop the obama Regime from further damage to the country. Unfortunately, it is short lived.


    Explosion at Power Plant Responsible for D.C. Area Outages

    WASHINGTON (CBSDC/AP) — The White House, State Department and areas throughout D.C. and Maryland lost power Tuesday afternoon due to an explosion at an area power plant.

    The power went out at the White House for nearly 10 seconds while the State Department conducted its press briefing in the dark. The Justice Department’s power also went down.
    Explosion at Power Plant Responsible for D.C. Area Outages « CBS DC
    Meh.
    Quote Originally Posted by Kobie View Post
    Only on DP can someone make a 10-second power outage into a partisan swipe.
    My first reaction upon reading the headline was 'I guess Obama shouldn't have sent his EPA to attack the coal power generation', but then read the story to find out it was a small transformer fire.

    So a non-issue. These things happen all the time. It's why it's a power grid and not a single power line. Power was re-routed quick enough.
    It's a global Jihad, stupid. Allowing that poison into the country is only going to increase the damage it inflicts on others.
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    Re: Widespread power outages across dc white house, gov't buildings go dark

    Quote Originally Posted by Lutherf View Post
    I'm just going to hazard a guess about what happened. Hillary was practicing her speech to announce her candidacy and just got to the part about 'open, transparent and accountable government' when lightning struck.
    That's pretty good there Luther. LOL. Write fiction much? Maybe should consider it.
    It's a global Jihad, stupid. Allowing that poison into the country is only going to increase the damage it inflicts on others.
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    Re: Widespread power outages across dc white house, gov't buildings go dark

    Quote Originally Posted by tres borrachos View Post
    Of course. So there was no point to your post to me? Just looking for my attention? Okay, you got it, but please next time make it worth my while to read you posts to me please.
    I'll try harder.
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