posted on Oct, 29 2013 @ 05:46 PM
Just watched the first few minutes, but man that sucked. Makes the average IQ of the average American look dismal. Which they may well be, but
'Wow, Twitter is Blowing Up!' Without power? Don't the cell towers need electricity?**
'What's the chance that I'm going to blow up the whole apartment?' (by pushing buttons on the electrical panel...?)
Immediate panic in a blackout situation? I don't think so. Even the morons know it usually lasts a few hours at best. After two days, maybe then
you'll start to get worried but in the NE especially, people are used to blackouts that last more than a week from storms and most have prepared
Pass on the rest of this, which by the preview just looked like the usual fear mongering people looting, breaking into houses stuff.
If you haven't yet seen it, check out James Burke's Connections premiere about the same topic.
** Addendum, turns out cell towers have limited battery backup/heavy traffic will drain it fast.