|Brief||A storm breaks and – bizarrely – octopi begin raining from the sky. They ruin a wedding, flop onto a playground, astonish a fisherman and alarm aircraft passengers. “It shouldn’t interrupt our beverage service,” reassures the pilot. A hospital also continues to function, while freight trains make deliveries and the power remains on. The guys at G.E. say they will ensure planes, trains, power grids and hospitals function smoothly whatever happens. “We’re ready for whatever you’ve got, world.” Even flying alligators.