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 Is it safe to be online, or even have my computer on during a thunderstorm?

Answer If you have a good surge protector, that is one that not only protects the power, but also your modem line or cable, and you have backups, you are reasonably safe. If not, it would be best to unpl... Read More »
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Is it safe to use a cordless phone while there is a thunderstorm?

Personally i believe that a cordless phone would be safe during a thunderstorm but try not to drag out a long conversation if there is a serious thunder-storm outside.
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Is it okay to use your computer during a thunderstorm?

Best/safest way would be to unplug from the wall. When lightning hits it looks and follows pathways. So if your pc is not plugged in it can't be zapped. Ignore this tip and you may as well go fly a... Read More »
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