Trade of the Day: Buy a Faraday Cage

The Trade of the Day is to buy a Faraday cage to protect your gadgets from an electromagnetic pulse. You might also buy yourself a generator -- just in case. 
Time to climb into your Faraday cage.                                                  

In 1859, a solar storm dubbed theCarrington Event was strong enough to trigger fires lit by the sparks from malfunctioning telegraph equipment. Elliot Management Corp., the $24.8 billion hedge fund run by Paul Singer, iswarning investors that a similar electromagnetic pulse that could knock out global electricity grids for months would pose a "significant danger."

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