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HowlingWind
24th Jul 2006, 21:16
One just learned that scarcely a month ago, the Principality of Sealand was crippled by a "devastating" fire in its power generation unit. Fortunately, there were no serious injuries. It may be encouraging to know that "Sabotage or terrorist activities have been ruled out at this stage".

Official Press Release from the Principality of Sealand (http://www.sealandgov.org/notices/pn03106.html)

Just when it looked like they were getting a new lease on life as an offshore haven for vital ungoverned Internet services like gambling, porno and whoknowswot...

Donations are being accepted. ;)

No word if there will be any affect on sales of Sealand "Baron" and "Baroness" titles (now only £19.95! (http://www.expertshopper.com/product.asp?pid=2091)). Any Ppruners have a Sealand passport? They don't seem to be available from the Sealand shopping mall. :p