Hmm: Major power outages in NYC, LA, and SF, all on the same day?

Hmm: Major power outages in NYC, LA, and SF, all on the same day?

[Ed. – Not crazy to at least investigate the possibility that this was a dry run for widespread sabotage.]

A series of subsequent power outages in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and New York City left commuters stranded and traffic backed up on Friday morning. Although the outages occurred around the same time, there is as of yet no evidence that they were connected by anything more than coincidence.

The first outage occurred at around 7:20 a.m. in New York, when the power went down at the 7th Avenue and 53rd Street subway station, which sent a shockwave of significant delays out from the hub and into the rest of the subway system. …

Later in the morning, power outages were reported in Los Angeles International Airport, as well as in several other areas around the city. …

By far the largest outage of the morning happened in San Francisco, where, as of 1 p.m., it appears that the majority of the city is out of commission. …

The massive outage is closing BART stations, shutting down traffic signals, and affecting office buildings. Residents and workers in the area are calling it “totally surreal.”

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