It's seven degrees here, with about five inches of snow on the ground, and more snow coming tonight.
"Rolling blackouts" are being used because our infrastructure was not designed for this sort of cold. Everyone is being asked to keep their heat at 65 or below and not to use any inessential items -- like dishwashers or washing machines. One request asked us to "skip the shower." Which, argh.
Dr. Skull is making me a coffee cake. This is probably a non-essential use of the oven.
I'll let you know how it turns out.