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  • Extreme Heat Knocks Out Internet In Australia
    By on January 5, 2015 | Comments Off  Comments


    An anonymous reader writes with news that bad weather caused internet connectivity problems for users in Perth, Western Australia on Monday. But it wasn’t raging storms or lightning that caused this outage — it was extreme heat. Monday was the 6th hottest day on record for Perth, peaking around 44.4 C (111.9 F). Thousands of iiNet customers across Australia found themselves offline for about six and a half hours after the company shut down some (more…)

  • Charles Barkley: The Heat Are a Whiny Bunch
    By on May 20, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    Charles Barkley is not afraid to speak his mind, which is a quality that makes him one of the most popular NBA announcers on television — except with some players, from time to time.

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  • Answering the Call: Allen Iverson Speaks on Heat
    By on July 15, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    Never mind the luxury tax — Iverson wants in ”The fact that Dwyane [Wade] is there and Pat Riley has something to do with personnel, it seems like a great situation,” Iverson said. “I just want a situation where I can win and be happy. Being that those two guys are there, man, it just seems it’ll be a good deal.”

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  • Hawks Burn Heat in Game 7
    By on May 3, 2009 | 2 Comments2 Comments  Comments

    The final blowout went to Atlanta, so it’s the Hawks who’ll get a shot at LeBron James and the Cavaliers. Joe Johnson scored 27 points to make up for a mostly disappointing series and the Hawks won the first Game 7 ever played in Atlanta, beating Dwayne Wade and the Miami Heat 91-78 Sunday to advance to the second round of the NBA playoffs.

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