Seems sketchy to me. Waiting for a thunderstorm to do your toast.
I am that guy. I don’t have many friends.
… and the next item listed in ‘MY COMICS’ is …. ’Ripley’s Believe It Or Not’.
I’m very surprised to find that he’s reasonably close. 50,000 toasters (each toasting two slices) running at 700 watts for two minutes each use 4.2 GJ, which is near Wikipedia’s rough lightning energy estimate of 5 GJ.
Ouch. She’s a jerk