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2012-12-30 Africa North
Egypt suffers power outage, could face 'dark winter'
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Posted by Steve White 2012-12-30 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [231 views ]  Top

#1 No cash, no fuel, no juice
Posted by Anguper Hupomosing9418 2012-12-30 03:15||   2012-12-30 03:15|| Front Page Top

#2 Still have sharia tho, they have that to fall back on in the dark, which is something.
Posted by Shipman 2012-12-30 04:02||   2012-12-30 04:02|| Front Page Top

#3 By about mid 2014, Israel will have enough natural gas online from the Tamar and Liviathon fields to be able to sell some to Egypt.

That will be special.
Posted by lord garth 2012-12-30 08:14||   2012-12-30 08:14|| Front Page Top

#4 You're assuming Egypt in 2014, garth?
Posted by g(r)omgoru 2012-12-30 08:53||   2012-12-30 08:53|| Front Page Top

#5 grom,

maybe they will break up into upper and lower Egypt again - like before the 1st dynasty

or maybe they will be overrun by Hyksos or Sea Peoples

whatever
Posted by lord garth 2012-12-30 09:41||   2012-12-30 09:41|| Front Page Top

#6 heating, electricity, and eating are unnecessary when you're sufficiently pious.
Posted by Frank G 2012-12-30 12:04||   2012-12-30 12:04|| Front Page Top

#7 Garth, I would imagine that having the evil Jooooz selling natural gas to the Egyptians would cause heads to explode all around the Middle East. For that reason alone I favor it.

But I don't think it'll happen, because by 2014 I expect Egypt to have slid into anarchy, near genocide against the Copts, and (perhaps) a war with Israel.
Posted by Steve White 2012-12-30 12:25||   2012-12-30 12:25|| Front Page Top

#8 Garth, Dr White preempted me.
Posted by g(r)omgoru 2012-12-30 13:31||   2012-12-30 13:31|| Front Page Top

#9 I'd love to have the Israel-to-Egypt gas pipeline repair business monopoly there. Job security and a guaranteed stream of income
Posted by Frank G 2012-12-30 13:44||   2012-12-30 13:44|| Front Page Top

#10 I'm still searching for my nano-violin. Honest.

It's around here somewhere, I'm sure . . . .
Posted by Barbara 2012-12-30 14:14||   2012-12-30 14:14|| Front Page Top

#11 OK, Frank. I'll take the concession for medicine, ointments and antibiotics for major burns.
Posted by lotp 2012-12-30 15:01||   2012-12-30 15:01|| Front Page Top

#12 pshah! The low level thugs are expendable
Posted by Frank G 2012-12-30 15:26||   2012-12-30 15:26|| Front Page Top

#13 I will import the Bugti Instructors for a fee.

Posted by Shipman 2012-12-30 16:00||   2012-12-30 16:00|| Front Page Top

#14 The chocolate ration has been increased to 3000 MW per day.
Posted by tfsm sorta on the road 2012-12-30 18:54||   2012-12-30 18:54|| Front Page Top

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