According to “BBC News”:, all of Italy (except Sardinia) is experiencing a blackout right now. Apparently there was a problem with the interties between France and Italy.

Yet another cascade failure, perhaps? I thinks “It can never happen again” has been conclusively refuted…

posted at 12:49 pm on Sunday, September 28, 2003 in Current Events | Comments (1)

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  1. jok says:

    Well that’s only 3 impossibilities in 3 months, but that’s like those people that build to specs like “This can only happen once in 100 years”, and then you find out they repeated the same design in 1000 places and can’t figure out why things fail *somewhere* 10 times a year…

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