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Sidewalks that are crumbling, pothole-filled or otherwise obstructed—with utility poles, for example—force wheelchair users into the street for a dangerous ride.Reluctant Towns, Cities and States Are Being Dragged Into Court to Fix Sidewalks for People With Disabilities|Maureen O’Hagan / Kaiser Health News|October 12, 2021|Time
Streets were flooded, utility poles leaned precipitously, and entire buildings sat in piles of rubble, felled by 150 mile per hour winds.How New Orleans’ infrastructure held up to Hurricane Ida|Camille Squires|September 3, 2021|Quartz
Video posted to social media showed images of airborne debris showering the state’s capital and downed utility poles along a wrecked section of West Street, a downtown artery.After Annapolis tornado spawned by Hurricane Ida, recovery efforts begin|Justin Wm. Moyer, Karina Elwood|September 2, 2021|Washington Post
For one thing, power-line circuit breakers—which cut off electricity if, say, a tree knocks down a utility pole—weren’t designed to operate with only a single battery pumping power through their lines.This Vermont Utility Is Revolutionizing Its Power Grid to Fight Climate Change. Will the Rest of the Country Follow Suit?|Alejandro de la Garza/Panton, Vt.|July 26, 2021|Time
The reptiles are infamous for having wiped out almost all of the native forest birds on Guam and frequently cause power outages by clambering up utility poles.Brown tree snakes use their tails as lassos to climb wide trees|Maria Temming|January 11, 2021|Science News
Occasionally a pamphlet for a salsa class might be tossed on a doorstop or stuck on a pole near a bus stop.Iran’s Becoming a Footloose Nation as Dance Lessons Spread|IranWire|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
But those weapons are of limited utility, especially during close-in fights.New U.S. Stealth Jet Can’t Fire Its Gun Until 2019|Dave Majumdar|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
World GDP (including North Pole toyshop gross output) is $84.97 trillion.
It seems to me that both sides need to move toward the “staying connected” pole.
Both political parties, and the President, have moved too close to the “standing alone” pole.
To place wit above sense is to place superfluity above utility.Pearls of Thought|Maturin M. Ballou
Knowing by experience that he would soon be up to it, he used his pole with all his might, hoping to steer clear of it.
Edmund de la Pole, earl of Suffolk, on account of his near relationship to the house of York, beheaded.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
Then, having shot nothing that day, he turned towards the Pole with a feeling of disappointment.
These Eskimos were very fond of kite-flying, for its own sake, without reference to utility!