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I was 16 years old, it was like any ordinary day, I was watching the 4:30 movie "Abbott & Costello Go To The Moom",while doing my homework. The TV went off, then back on, then went brown, then it all went out. It was scarey and I had no idea what was going on. It...[more]

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I was alomst 6 when the first one happened. I remember bathing by candlelight, being only a little afraid, and not much else. The '77 blackout story was another matter. There had been a brief brownout first. Several moments later, the lights were out for, well it...[more]

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I was 16 at the time, living in Brooklyn and I remember it was 9 or 9:30 in that evening. I was in the basement working on one of my model airplanes. My parents were in the kitchen, my brother and sister were in the livingroom watching TV, and my eldest sister was out...[more]

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THE FIRST TIME WERE LIVING ON CLARENDON ROAD IN BROOKLYN NEW YORK.. MY DAD PICKED ME UP FROM SCHOOL AT SAINT JEROMES, THEN HEADED OUT TO THE GRACE BEAUTY SCHOOL IN DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN TO PICK MY MOM UP..WE HEADED HOME..MOM STARTED COOKING DINNER..WE HAD GAS BOTH HEAT AND...[more]

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HEY FOLKS THIS IS JUDY AGAIN..HOW MANY OF YOU REMEMBER WHAT THE ABC TELEVISION MOVIE WE WERE WATCHING THAT NIGHT WAS??? IT WAS "MOTHRA" ON CHANNEL...[more]

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I was 19,on 5 week visit to North America,due to fly home from JfK On 17 JULY .I had to reach JFK by helicopter and boy did it take all the last of my money.I was in the dark looking down as New York was in pitch black I often wondered what was going on down below me.I...[more]

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