Blackout in Flyover

The backup propane-powered generator kicked-on about 2:18AM as anticipated given the warnings from PG&E. Ostensibly it’s due to “high fire danger” from “gusting winds,” and the Media is playing that tune loud and clear, but meanwhile rural school districts are closed for the day and freeway commuter traffic has slowed to a crawl as traffic signals are non-functional…And the Fat Boy is in the garage. With .50 caliber holes in the wheels…but more importantly the social experiment is over and power is back.