More fun email from Physical Plant:
This morning at approximately 6:15 a.m. the City of Pasadena suffered a temporary power failure of less than a second. The glitch was caused by a crow that flew into a 17 KV power feeder.
That’ll teach ’em to wake me up in the morning. Now if only a scrub jay could be thrown into the power plant as a warning to the rest of annoyingbirdkind…
My paper is writing itself as I post this. No, really, I can hear the seismograms conferring among themselves.