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Yet another weird SF fan

Saturday, June 28, 2008

More Than Two Years Ago

From a Usenet post:

From: "Philip Kirschner" 
Newsgroups: ny.politics
References: <9h3s2f$8o1$>
Subject: Re: If New York is facing an energy shortage...
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Shoreham is not a ready to use plant. It will take two years to prepare to
fire up the reactor. Its a bad design also with a terrible evacuation plan.
That is why it was placed in mothballs to begin with.

"Joseph Hertzlinger"  wrote in message
> ... then it's time to start up Shoreham!
That was more than two years ago (I might say through clenched teeth.)

I'd continue except I don't see any way to do so politely.


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