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  1. Subscriber AThousandYoung
    Poor Filipov :,(
    06 Mar '10 14:13 / 1 edit
    Haiti. Chile. Now Humbolt.

    The Earthquake Gods are surrounding me. I'm getting frightened.
  2. 06 Mar '10 14:23
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hasty_generalization
  3. Subscriber AThousandYoung
    Poor Filipov :,(
    06 Mar '10 14:42
    Originally posted by KazetNagorra
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hasty_generalization
    The Earthquake Gods are not bound by logic, fool!
  4. 06 Mar '10 14:44
    Well, you can always move to Europe.
  5. Standard member joneschr
    Some guy
    06 Mar '10 15:00
    12/21/12

    I saw the movie.
  6. 06 Mar '10 15:38
    In a somewhat related topic, if the ground opened up and swallowed California whole what happens to all their debt? If the debt is swallowed up with it I propose we move DC to California.
  7. Subscriber AThousandYoung
    Poor Filipov :,(
    06 Mar '10 15:41
    Originally posted by whodey
    In a somewhat related topic, if the ground opened up and swallowed California whole what happens to all their debt? If the debt is swallowed up with it I propose we move DC to California.
    It skyrockets as the biggest source of revenue for the country disappears just as it's needed to save the people of Arizona, Colorado etc.
  8. Subscriber FMF
    a.k.a. John W Booth
    06 Mar '10 15:49
    Originally posted by AThousandYoung
    When Will The Big One Hit Los Angeles!?
    In the interests of tackling the question posed by this OP head on, I am going to say in 17 years from now.
  9. 06 Mar '10 16:01
    Update time = Sat Mar 6 7:00:04 PST 2010
    Here are the earthquakes appearing on this map, most recent at top ...

    MAG DATE LOCAL-TIME LAT LON DEPTH LOCATION
    y/m/d h:m:s deg deg km
    1.9 2010/03/05 13:53:28 33.825N 118.266W 0.8 2 km ( 1 mi) SSW of Carson, CA
    1.4 2010/03/05 01:24:13 34.184N 117.731W 7.8 8 km ( 5 mi) N of Claremont, CA
    2.1 2010/03/05 00:31:39 34.010N 118.369W 9.2 1 km ( 0 mi) NNE of Baldwin Hills, CA
    2.1 2010/03/04 16:11:56 34.060N 117.650W 12.5 2 km ( 1 mi) WNW of Ontario, CA
    1.4 2010/03/04 12:47:18 33.851N 117.489W 0.0 8 km ( 5 mi) ESE of Corona, CA
    1.6 2010/03/04 00:00:27 34.216N 117.473W 13.0 7 km ( 4 mi) W of Devore, CA
    1.2 2010/03/03 15:05:05 33.868N 117.510W 0.0 5 km ( 3 mi) E of Corona, CA
    1.2 2010/03/03 12:12:58 33.992N 117.201W 7.0 8 km ( 5 mi) SSW of Redlands, CA
    1.7 2010/03/03 12:10:46 33.994N 117.199W 6.8 7 km ( 5 mi) SSW of Redlands, CA
    1.1 2010/03/03 02:14:48 34.007N 117.191W 6.0 6 km ( 4 mi) SSW of Redlands, CA
    1.1 2010/03/02 21:20:50 34.004N 117.189W 4.7 6 km ( 4 mi) SSW of Redlands, CA
    0.9 2010/03/02 20:46:39 34.003N 117.190W 6.1 6 km ( 4 mi) SSW of Redlands, CA
    1.6 2010/03/02 11:05:16 33.849N 117.489W 0.0 8 km ( 5 mi) ESE of Corona, CA
    1.0 2010/03/02 00:00:10 33.997N 117.197W 7.0 7 km ( 4 mi) SSW of Redlands, CA
    1.3 2010/03/01 18:46:06 34.061N 117.276W 10.9 3 km ( 2 mi) WNW of Loma Linda, CA
    1.5 2010/03/01 11:46:42 34.020N 117.201W 8.9 5 km ( 3 mi) SW of Redlands, CA
    0.3 2010/03/01 11:46:36 34.025N 117.203W 11.0 5 km ( 3 mi) SW of Redlands, CA
    0.3 2010/03/01 08:01:45 33.972N 117.751W 6.4 3 km ( 2 mi) W of Chino Hills, CA
    2.2 2010/02/28 15:50:16 33.442N 118.275W 6.0 12 km ( 8 mi) NNE of Avalon, CA
    2.6 2010/02/28 08:00:24 33.559N 118.249W 1.2 24 km (15 mi) SSE of Rolling Hills, CA
    1.4 2010/02/28 05:04:02 34.148N 117.478W 6.1 6 km ( 4 mi) NNW of Fontana, CA
    1.5 2010/02/27 20:51:05 34.078N 117.322W 17.3 1 km ( 1 mi) N of Colton, CA
    2.1 2010/02/27 08:35:02 34.145N 117.481W 5.8 6 km ( 4 mi) NNW of Fontana, CA


    http://quake.usgs.gov/recenteqs/Maps/Los_Angeles.html


    Doesn't look promising for the city of angels
  10. 06 Mar '10 16:16
    Originally posted by AThousandYoung
    It skyrockets as the biggest source of revenue for the country disappears just as it's needed to save the people of Arizona, Colorado etc.
    Lost revenue? No problem, Obama will just spend our way out of the crisis.
  11. 06 Mar '10 16:40
    Originally posted by FMF
    In the interests of tackling the question posed by this OP head on, I am going to say in 17 years from now.
    I have to respectfully disagree. I am sure it will happen much sooner, but pin pointing it exactly doesn't matter, it will come, and it will pass.
  12. 06 Mar '10 16:42
    Originally posted by utherpendragon
    Update time = Sat Mar 6 7:00:04 PST 2010
    Here are the earthquakes appearing on this map, most recent at top ...

    MAG DATE LOCAL-TIME LAT LON DEPTH LOCATION
    y/m/d h:m:s deg deg km
    1.9 2010/03/05 13:53:28 33.825N 118.266W 0.8 2 km ( 1 mi) SSW of Carson, CA
    1.4 2010/03/05 01:24:13 34.184N 117.731W ...[text shortened]... s.gov/recenteqs/Maps/Los_Angeles.html


    [b]Doesn't look promising for the city of angels
    [/b]
    Don't these small quakes happen all the time?
  13. Subscriber FMF
    a.k.a. John W Booth
    06 Mar '10 16:48
    Originally posted by KazetNagorra
    Don't these small quakes happen all the time?
    Of course. But I think utherpendragon is being psychologically consistent with a post like this.
  14. Subscriber FMF
    a.k.a. John W Booth
    06 Mar '10 16:49
    Originally posted by Hugh Glass
    I am sure it will happen much sooner...
    How fascinating.
  15. 06 Mar '10 17:51
    Originally posted by FMF
    How fascinating.
    I know, the real question is,, how can we swoop into the area, and make a few quick bucks?
    You a brick layer by any chance?