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The California crunch really is the result of not enough power-generating plants and then not enough power to power the power of generating plants.

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 Today in History - 8/26

  • 580 Chinese invents toilet paper
  • 1278 Battle of Marchfeld: Rudolf van Habsburg defeats Ottokar II
  • 1346 Battle at Cr‚cy-England's longbows defeat France, cannons used for 1st time in battle
  • 1541 Turkish sultan Suleiman occupies Buda/annexes Hungary
  • 1545 Pope Paul III names his son Pierluigi Farnese, duke of Parma
  • 1549 Battle at Dussingdale: John Dudley beats rebels
  • 1629 Cambridge Agreement, Mass Bay Co stockholders agree to emigrate