During a 1994 blackout, L.A. residents called 911 when they saw the Milky Way for the first time
Stephanie Buck

Stephanie you always have some great, intriguing articles.

This one however I’m going to guess is an “urban myth”. L.A. is too close to the ocean and in a bowl. As a matter-of-fact it’s called “the bowl” by locals. This “bowl” keeps in the delightful smog, fog, etc. and one blackout isn’t going to account for a suddenly clear sky.

“Urban myth”?