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    Maybe the earthquakes will scare the killer bees away.


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    Messing around with the earth's crust causes earthquakes?

    duh

    and what's more, natural gasses and crude oil are there for a reason, besides the one where we suck it out and then just burn it,....
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    Please. In NorCal we don't even look up from the newspaper for anything less than a 4.0.
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    Bee hives these days are constructed to earthquake proof standards, especially in California. No brick siding is permitted.
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    these are just warm-ups for 12/21/12
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    I wonder if we could work it out so that the killer bees and the earthquakes have a harmonic convergence centered at the Cowboy's stadium, in Jerry's owners box?
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    Quote Originally Posted by caloso View Post
    Please. In NorCal we don't even look up from the newspaper for anything less than a 4.0.
    +1. I thought everything was bigger in Texas. Where is the 19-point earthquake?
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    Quote Originally Posted by bigbenaugust View Post
    +1. I thought everything was bigger in Texas. Where is the 19-point earthquake?
    The 70 foot tall Jackelope ate it.
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    Killer bees ain't afraid of no earthquake. In case you didn't notice, they got wings. Soon as they begin to fly, the earthquake is pwn'd! Ain't no quaking in the air! And if there was, they'd just lay down a can o' killer bee whoopass!
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    Quote Originally Posted by caloso View Post
    Please. In NorCal we don't even look up from the newspaper for anything less than a 4.0.

    I remember the 7.2 Landers quake. I rolled over and went back to sleep.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Artkansas View Post
    I remember the 7.2 Landers quake. I rolled over and went back to sleep.
    The Northridge quake woke me up. I should point out that the normal weekend rides of the SFVBC still happened even though the start point is in Northridge. (Actually my route to the start took me right past the appartment building that accounted for most of the deaths.
    Perish any man who suspects that these men either did or suffered anything unseemly.

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    Maybe that quake was just the Rangers' epic collapse.
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    Quote Originally Posted by caloso View Post
    Please. In Cal we don't even look up from the newspaper for anything less than a 6.0.

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    Quote Originally Posted by caloso View Post
    Maybe that quake was just the Rangers' epic collapse.
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    My wife was taking the bar exam when there was a tremor. She said you could tell the native Californians because they just took their blue books under the desk and kept writing while all the tourists freaked.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Artkansas View Post
    I remember the 7.2 Landers quake. I rolled over and went back to sleep.
    Woke me up on a school holiday. I will never forgive it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by bigbenaugust View Post
    Woke me up on a school holiday. I will never forgive it.
    I know who you can blame. I know who caused it. She was a guest of ours from England.

    On one visit we took her husband and her out to the Thousand Palms Canyon Preserve, a desert oasis on the San Andreas Fault.



    To our horror, standing directly on the fault, she wished for an earthquake. The desert spirits must have heard her as the next time she and her husband visited, we were woken up by the Landers quake.
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