It looks like Gov. Christie will deserve my congratulations for what appears to be a promise fulfilled: earlier this week he assured Garden State residents that 95% of households affected by the Halloween Weekend Storm would have their power restored by late Thursday evening. Sure enough, a crew of lineman and several trucks from a power company in North Carolina showed up late this morning and got to work repairing the damage all along my street.
I endured the worst of the flu last night and early into this morning, as a strong fever did its best to evict the “Occupy Bulldog” virus.
I would say that I’m up to 80% capacity and expect to be back in fine blogging form for tomorrow and the weekend.
In gratitude for the 16-hour days these lineman are putting in to get New Jersey up and running again, I dedicate this Glen Campbell classic: