Skip to comments.What Caused the Blackout in the "Chocolate City"???
Posted on 02/04/2013 9:06:44 AM PST by NOBO2012
Another Super Bowl in the can, and the official results are in. Beyoncé was hot, the commercials, not (with the exception of Chryslers odes to our military and farmers, butt they werent technically commercials). There was a delay of game penalty called due to a temporary brown-out in the Chocolate City. And, oh yes the Ravens won!
So from the top: did you see Beyoncé shaking her considerable Behindce all over the half-time show?
Beyoncé the Super Knowles
No wonder she didnt have time to practice for the inauguration and had to lipsync! Last nights performance was not just live, butt live in hot black leather and lace! With matching hot black knee-high sock-boots. Lady M was mesmerized:
(snip)Big Guy tweeted too: an official game day picture of his own hot self.
Butt back to Beyoncé; not only did she shake it all over the place, she reunited with her former Destinys Child partners.
Beyoncé reunites Destiny
While the Destiny chicks are hot too, I think you can see in this butt-to-butt playoff why in the Age of JLo - Bey was the break-out star in that group.
Beys booty left the stage after its electrifying performance,
play got back underway, and out of nowhere ZAP! A power surge! And just like that, half the lights went out in the Super Dome. It was like Hurricane Katrina all over again: a bunch of antsy people crammed into the Super Dome and no power. Only who do we blame this time? George W. Bush? Dick Cheney? Mayor Ray the levees aint holdin Nagin? Destiny?
The official explanation is as follows:
(snip)To make this the greenest Super Bowl, the New Orleans Host Committee has partnered with fans and the community to offset energy use across the major Super Bowl venues.
To wit: load management. Unfortunately one of their eco-friendly load managing sensors malfunctioned (as green energy things often do) and the next thing you know:
Half of the Super Dome went black. Is that racist? No. As I just explained, it was green.
Ive tried to warn Big Guy about this before: green energy isnt ready for prime time. Solar cells, windmills and battery powered electric cars all have a history of blowing up in your face.
And now this Super Bowl fiasco. Of course, theres a chance Im wrong and the blackout had nothing to do with New Orleans green energy policy. Maybe it was simply the result of bad business practices. The type of practices that result in the shoddy products and workmanship you get when you use kickbacks, graft and corruption to determine who is awarded city contracts. You know, the kind of practices that resulted in the indictment of former Mayor Ray Nagin on 21 charges of corruption including wire fraud, bribery and money laundering?
Sheeze, bribes and kickbacks in exchange for city contracts? No wonder it took the Crescent City so long to get back on its feet after Dick Cheney blew up the levees.
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As a 49ers fan, I have no doubt the blackout was God’s mercy on display.
Hold a Super bowl in a slum. Get what you get.
Only reason I wanted Ravens over 49ers is Pelosi is from SF and I wanted her to be sad.
Ditto. And I wanted the people that voted her in to be crushed. Go RAVENS!!
Don’t forget SF is fag city. On the other hand, I don’t like a gun-happy thug in Lewis winning either. Good game though.
But San Fran Nan was born and raised in B’more. Her dad was also the Mayor of B’more.
Technically, Pelosi is from Baltimore.
When the Local IBEW union hall found out there were non union electricians in use so the halftime show would take a half hour instead of three days, they had to take action..........
That’s a crap headline and should be removed
He'll be inside prison within 18 months, doing seven to ten.
Thats a crap headline and should be removed
That's what Ray Nagin (under indictment) mayor named NO. Maybe you should speak to him and his city council about it?
Were you alive in 2005? The Mayor of “Nawlins” gave it that name. Live with it.
You must be a racist to tell a black man, Mayor Nagin, that he cannot call it the “Chocolate City”.
For what it’s worth......
Mayor Nagin at a Martin Luther King Day celebration at City Hall New Orleans on January 16, 2006, gave a speech.
Shortly after, Nagin continued, “We as black people, it’s time, it’s time for us to come together. It’s time for us to rebuild a New Orleans, the one that should be a chocolate New Orleans. And I don’t care what people are saying Uptown or wherever they are. This city will be chocolate at the end of the day.”
With a Super Bowl ring after beating the crap out of the “Fancy 49rs”.
Pssst ... crap is chocolate brown.
It was just Beyonce shaking her big bootie. The gas that came out out caused the blackout.
Isn’t it racist to call it a blackout?
#1) The Ray Lewis sits hiz azz in jail pool.
#2) The Ray gits as good as he gave pool, aka the Ray is Room heat pool.
The anti-up pot is $5 per date and hour, with tie breaker being am or pm and in case of that being a tie, face up or face down.
Beyonce is disgusting. Big a$$ white wanna be.
He does, on the other hand, care about black Scottish terriers.
I know what a “chocolate shower” is...it’s what the guy running the honey wagon gets when a hose coupling lets go and the contents get sprayed all over the place. Is “Chocolate city” something similar?
I’ll put 5 bucks on Ray has a Super Bowl Ring pool.
Not sure I can see the point of this deeply stupid post. For the record, the city has nothing to do with the design or management of the superdome.
I forgot. 3 Feb 2013 PM
So did OJ Simpson..............
I bet Ray Lewis knows who KILLED the lights. But he ain’t telling. He’s lawyering up instead.
God apparently does like “winners” though. Even if they covered up a murder or two.
In the mid to late 50's I used to listen to radio station WTIX out of NO. The stations here were not allowed to play much of the new 'Rock & Roll' music.
We had to sneak and listen to it from our parents too.
I lived on Lee Circle there at one time, I think it was 1965.
It’s odd you would say that. The opinion of some blacks in Houston is she never was black.
Camp, like Lucha Libre, the late great burlesque, flea market velvet Elvis has always been cool. Genuine folklore. Bourgeois camp like Thomas Kinkade, Michael Flatley, the Gypsy Kings, and this Beyonde woman last night, is pretentious and plain ridiculous.
Don’t be so down. Kaepernik was a total stud in the 2nd half and because of him, the Niners dayamn-near pulled off a stunning comeback victory.
‘Course, the Seahawks creamed ya during the regular season.
The Western Conference is gonna be a lot of fun to watch for the next few seasons because of kids like Colin Kaepernik and Russell Wilson.
The Fancy 9rs LOST! get over it.
The NEXT Superbowl should be held at Motel 6, they'll keep the lights on.
Ducks and covers...
Duuuude! See the lights at upper left? The happy North Korean on luxurious cruise ships (they left their lights off at home)!
I was channel surfing last night and happened on CBS just before the half time show. Announcer said “Your Superbowl Half Time show starts RIGHT NOW!”
Then they went into a 30 second cola commercial. I went by by.
Hey! That’s a big improvement! There used to be NO lights in the PDRK.
Where were the fans when the lights went out?
In the dark.
The dictator has an outdoor tennis court now.
All that bumping and grinding slutty carp she was doing was beyond disgusting. I had to change the channel before barfing so missed the black out. Not much going on with the game until the last few minutes anyway.
Know yer news dude!
Now....he's not going to take a plea deal and looks like he is going to SUE the Feds. !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
What the He*l happened to our country? We have the biggest Marxist, Chi slime ball, petty pol of all time in the WH— His horrid, fat arsed, unelected, shrewish, America hating wife making public policy, redistributing tax $$$ by the billions—and guys like Nagin not being punished when everybody knows they are guilty of corruption...Corzine, etc. Not about race...about corrupt Leftist POS’s. Ms. Clinton not held to account for Benghazi????????????? Oh...and anybody following the EPA?
And, after seeing the way the players acted last night (disgusting how they threatened each other and got no penalty or did the “hey, Mammy, I just poohed my pants” dance after a TD...and the ghetto strippers with the horse hair and no talent slither around for 20 minutes at half time...I swear....We have lost this country. I'm seriously looking on where to re-locate. Maybe give Texas a chance first...but seriously....I think the USA as it was founded...is done for. Sorry to be a downer...but that Super Bowl just made put me over the edge...
MO’s Mirror is a very funny, rude and most of the time, spot on, web site.
If you think the post is deeply stupid, move on.
And, btw, the Superdome is in NO and runs JUST LIKE THE REST OF THAT CESS POOL. Jmho.
Thanks for taking the time to post that pic.
I’m ashamed of the free world (myself included) for not liberating the millions of starving people imprisoned there.
That pic really says it all.
Nasty disgusting filthy trash- and stupid Americans have made millionaires of them!!
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