Sometimes karma catches up with you and bites you in the butt:
Power failures have become a fact of life in Venezuela, but the energy problems have not affected the presidential palace – until now.
President Hugo Chavez was giving a televised address Thursday when the broadcast on state TV was suddenly interrupted. TV screens went fuzzy for a couple of seconds, then the channel switched to a spot urging Venezuelans to save electricity.
When the live broadcast resumed minutes later, Chavez said the interruption was caused by problems with a power generator.
Here’s the moment, via Vlad,