But Sarah Palin, perhaps unwittingly, found a way to short circuit this whole diminution and demolition process.
It is also possible that the tunnels themselves may flood, which could cause train signal systems to short circuit.
Before the September surge even begins, Taliban forces are acting to short circuit the much-touted campaign.
|short circuit |
An electrical path in a circuit that causes most of the current to flow around or away from some other path in the circuit. Accidental short circuits, especially between the high and low voltages of a power supply, can cause very strong current to flow, possibly damaging or overheating the circuit.