It was 2:15 AM on a hot summer's night and I was sitting in the living room of my apartment in Scottsdale, Arizona -- with no electricity. I awoke about 10 minutes earlier to total darkness and complete silence. Things that I've always taken for granted weren't working: no air conditioning, no lights, no TV, no internet, no refrigeration, no fans...no...no....no.
Even my emergency back up lights and flash lights weren't working. I'd taken them for granted, too. I had them in my… Continue
Posted on August 27, 2008 at 10:30am