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Power Goes Out – Solar Oven Can’t Compete with Clouds!

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Yesterday evening, just before I was ready to cook my dinner, our power went out. Unexpectedly, of course. I mean, when does your power ever go out that you are expecting it to happen?  I called the power company and went through an amazingly difficult series of screens and prompts.  Fortunately there was still daylight; else, I am not sure whether I could have seen all the numbers I had to punch in to get the message across.  I do have a flashlight, but from experience,  finding the emergency numbers and figuring out the last seven digits of my ESID are hard enough without having to hold a flashlight under my chin!

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Is Martial Law likely for the U.S.?

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Newsmax.com reports that a March 16, 2012  executive order, dubbed National Defense Resources Preparedness Executive Order, allows the president to essentially establish martial law if he found it to be warranted.  The order gives Mr. Obama the power to:

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