Just when I thougt

Carl Spitzer cwsiv at NERDSHACK.COM
Tue Aug 29 19:47:35 MDT 2006


On Sun, 2006-08-27 at 03:33 -0700, Jim wrote:
> Just when I thought I knew how stupid people can be, I was proven wrong. 
>   I saw a bit on the evening news telling about several recent power 
> outages in Detroit.
> 
> It seems they were caused by dumbasses stealing copper wire from 
> energized power company equipment.  The reporter went on to say that 
> sometimes it takes the power company a couple of days to replace the 
> stolen wire and any other equipment that might have been damaged in the 
> theft.  They had a shot of a power pole that someone cut down so they 
> could get at the wire.  They also said this isn't limited to Detroit. 
> Because of a spike in copper prices this is happening all over the 
> country and several people were caught in the act when they electrocuted 
> themselves.
> 
Well if it was one of your loved ones who died on the Operating table
you would want the little shits fried.  Reminds me of the idiot who
tried to disable a street lamp because it interfered with his astronomy.

CWSIV



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