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Blackout in some areas eariler maxdy Dec 21st, 06, 04:36 PM #1
not official news.

but my own news.


Woodlands, Katong, bukit batok, changi and probably a few more places no more power.

my guess, power plant siao again.



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Christine Dec 21st, 06, 04:39 PM #2
Lagi better..... whole Singapore blackout. Blackout in the CBD and Novena Area..

Then i can go back early..
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maxdy Dec 21st, 06, 04:40 PM #3
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Lagi better..... whole Singapore blackout. Blackout in the CBD and Novena Area..

Then i can go back early..
i think CBD and Novena area hard to blackout.

i think there the power grid more complex. and probably has more backup systems than us.

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Christine Dec 21st, 06, 04:42 PM #4
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i think CBD and Novena area hard to blackout.

i think there the power grid more complex. and probably has more backup systems then us.

why lei?

So stock exchange can close early and all go for early Christmas shopping..
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yantronic Dec 21st, 06, 04:47 PM #5
Christine how you bike back safely in a blackout?
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MeDiC Dec 21st, 06, 04:47 PM #6
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Lagi better..... whole Singapore blackout. Blackout in the CBD and Novena Area..

Then i can go back early..
yah...then MRT down...ur motorbike cannot start...ai mai??
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Demonlism Dec 21st, 06, 04:48 PM #7
no black out here in pasir panjang
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Soldi Dec 21st, 06, 04:48 PM #8
Power just got on

my mum's office at kallang and my house at geylang/paya lebar no power
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Christine Dec 21st, 06, 04:49 PM #9
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Christine how you bike back safely in a blackout?

????

Now the sky still bright mah. Blackout blackout lor...not as if i have to depend on public transport to ferry me around.

Anyway...even if at night blackout..my bike still have the headlamp mah.

So not affected.
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martinchua Dec 21st, 06, 04:49 PM #10
no wonder my hse won't tio blackout de
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internetfreak Dec 21st, 06, 04:49 PM #11
yishun here is FINE.
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maxdy Dec 21st, 06, 04:50 PM #12
i thought ur bike got magic wings

can fly around

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Christine Dec 21st, 06, 04:50 PM #13
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yah...then MRT down...ur motorbike cannot start...ai mai??

I don't see any connection with the MRT and my bike. Not as if i'm riding on the MRT tracks..
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Christine Dec 21st, 06, 04:50 PM #14
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i thought ur bike got magic wings

can fly around

Tan Gu bah...flying bike.

More likely in the year 2100
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powercard Dec 21st, 06, 04:51 PM #15
LOL maxdy u live in woodlands too right erm my friend living near vista point are all affected but seems like my block area not affected loh...
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