[LMB] Was Lois the first?

Marc Wilson marc.wilson at gmx.co.uk
Wed Oct 12 09:29:52 BST 2016


On Tue, 11 Oct 2016 20:23:48 +0000, WILLIAM A WENRICH <wawenri at msn.com>
wrote:

>After the Apple and Dell laptop fires ten years ago (pause for joke: How is a Dell fire different from and Apple fire? There is no difference but the apple has better graphics.), the Galaxy 7 batteries exploding, and the possibility that more phones and laptops will be affected, was Lois the first to write about power packs being turned into grenades?

The Galaxy 7 has already appeared in "Grand Theft Auto", apparently,
usable as a grenade. :)
>
>The first mention I recall is Aral lighting a fire and blowing up aa river bank in SoH. It makes sense as manufacturers strive for greater energy density. But who was the first to write about it?

I can't recall another instance offhand.
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