AdamNation tells us this morning in downtown Houston, Texas a fire knocked out power in some places.
So today there is a fire in downtown Houston that has knocked out power throughout the city center. Does the Chron.com staff pack it up and go home to watch Oprah? No. They run over to Starbuck’s with their laptops and start blogging on Movable Type to keep the US’ fourth largest metro up to date, smartly pointing chron.com domain to the main blog.
This is a wonderful and surprising reaction to what might you might normally think to be a slow-moving organization or centralized media distributor. Go Chronicle!