Happy Friday! Today's Smart Brevity count: 1,093 words, ~ 4 minutes.

Situational awareness: PG&E said overnight that it has restored power to 426,000 out of 738,000 customers who lost electricity in the company's effort to prevent forecasted winds from sparking wildfires. But the company is on the defensive. ABC News has more.

And onto music. This one's a little random but that's ok. At this moment 25 years ago, the band Mazzy Star was #56 on the Billboard charts with today's beautiful intro tune...