Who needs hover boards….


While the film “Back to the Future II” promised the futuristic floating skateboards would be the norm by 2015…

as seen on the time machine dash board:

In Lebanon 2015 will be the year people can dream of having 24/7 electricity, according to Energy Minister Gebran Bassil.

He made the promise this week from a power generator ship, hoped to help alleviate Lebanon’s decades-old electricity shortage:

He’s not the first energy minister to promise solutions to our chronic power crisis. But let’s hope Bassil’s words will be truer than the fiction of the 1989 film; which is sure to let geeks down all over about 18 months from now.

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