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Old 03-27-2013, 02:30 PM   #7
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Maybe some truth in what jim_e said. 9 months after the northeast black in 1965 big black out the NY Times ran a story that reported some doctors as saying there was a increase in birth rates. That story was debunked in 1970.

Ref - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Northeast_blackout_of_1965

Maybe some stringers broke out some candles and kept right on going.
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