OG&E apologizes for sending stupid alert about power restoration…

Just like the 100,000 or so other people across the OKC metro who have been without electric power at their residence since last Tuesday morning, I’ve been on the receiving end of a barrage of vague, repetitive and totally useless emails and text messages from OG&E letting me know the power outage in my area […]

The Official TLO Guide for Surviving Election Day 2020

Happy Monday, my fellow Oklahomans! We are officially one day and 14,842 campaign texts away from the 2020 Election. Last week, The Tulsa World published a handy dandy guide to the candidates and voting process to help Oklahomans to know what to expect come Election Day. While I appreciate the effort, I feel like the […]

Chile Scenes Of Winter: Foraging For Food After The Freeze

A tree had collapsed on the side of my house, dragging down multiple black wires in its fall. With OG&E nowhere to be seen and with far more important neighborhoods in need of electricity, they probably won’t be around for a while, I’m guessing. Needing basic warmth and moderate light, I’ve been spending the past […]