Satellite View of North America’s
August 2003 Power Outage

Lights Out, New York!



2003 Power Outage Satellite View

Reader Correction - could this be a hoax?

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The power to tax involves the power to destroy. - John Marshall

Language exerts hidden power, like a moon on the tides. - Rita Mae Brown

Sex on television can't hurt you - unless you fall off. - Unknown

There is no likelihood man can ever tap the power of the atom. - Robert Millikan

May it be a light to you in dark places, when all other lights go out. - JRR Tolkien

Children really brighten up a household. They never turn the lights off. - Ralph Bus

Ignorance, allied with power, is the most ferocious enemy justice can have. - James Baldwin

Oh my God! Space aliens! Don't eat me! I have a wife and kids. Eat them! - Homer Simpson

Much that passes as idealism is disguised hatred or disguised love of power. - Bertrand Russell

Faith consists in believing when it is beyond the power of reason to believe. - Unknown

Satellite imagery is the only way we can map the looting patterns effectively. - Sarah Parcak

The day the power of love overrules the love of power, the world will know peace. - Mahatma Gandhi

Idealism is the noble toga that political gentlemen drape over their will to power. - Aldous Huxley

Do you realize if it weren't for Edison we'd be watching TV by candlelight? - Al Boliska

For me, there's a kind of absolute power to saying the opposite of what you feel. - Sarah Silverman

Enthusiasm is the greatest asset in the world. It beats money and power and influence. - Henry Chester

This is why I loved technology: if you used it right, it could give you power and privacy. - Cory Doctorow

Television has changed the American child from an irresistable force to an immovable object. - Laurence J Peter

Leaders become great not because of their power but because of their ability to empower others. - John Maxwell

For God did not give us a spirit of timidity, but a spirit of power, of love and of self-discipline. - Bible

I cannot work; I cannot speak; I cannot live or love as I should, unless God's wisdom lights my path. - David Jeremiah

I blinked and I cured my brain. That's how. Everybody has the power. Can't is the cancer of happen. - Charlie Sheen

When will I learn? The answers to life's problems aren't at the bottom of a bottle, they're on TV! - Homer Simpson

If the word has the potency to revive and make us free, it has also the power to blind, imprison, and destroy. - Ralph Ellison

The purpose of whistleblowing is to expose secret and wrongful acts by those in power in order to enable reform. - Glenn Greenwald

I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book. - Groucho Marx

We're all trying to keep up in this stupid race. But that won't be much fun when we're floating in space. - John Symeou

There is only one way to happiness, and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will. - Epictetus

If you are lonely, dim all lights and put on a horror movie. After a while it won't feel like you are alone anymore. - Unknown

In most homes, the father is concerned with parking space, the children with outer space, and the mother with closet space. - Evan Esar

Indians are the second largest population in the world, but we're invisible on TV - everything is either black or white. - Russell Peters

Admiration of the proletariat, like that of dams, power stations, and aeroplanes, is part of the ideology of the machine age. - Bertrand Russell

Why something in the public interest such as television news can be fought over, like a chain of hamburger stands, eludes me. - Jimmy Breslin

I often say of George Washington that he was one of the few in the whole history of the world who was not carried away by power. - Robert Frost

You live in the image you have of the world. Every one of us lives in a different world, with different space and different time. - Alejandro Jodorowsky

The world, the race, the soul - in space and time the universes,
All bound as is befitting each - all surely going somewhere. - Walt Whitman

You are a divine being. You matter, you count. You come from realms of unimaginable power and light, and you will return to those realms. - Terence McKenna

I know of no other man in our time, or indeed in recent history, who so convincingly demonstrated the power of the spirit over material things. - Stafford Cripps

The world is very different now, for man holds in his mortal hands the power to abolish all forms of human poverty, and all forms of human life. - John F Kennedy

What brought me into the TV business is what keeps me here and happy. You can learn something new every day if you have a really positive attitude. - Katie Couric


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