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Earthquake!!!

Postby jpark - August 23rd, 2011, 2:04 pm

We had an earth tremor near Buffalo! 1:54PM local time.

It was just some minor rocking for a few seconds, then nothing, then more minor rocking a few seconds later.

:bill:

I read on Twitter that a few buildings in DC were evacuated about two minutes before we felt the tremors here.

There was also a major earthquake in southern Colorado this morning.
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Re: Earthquake!!!

Postby RobtRoma - August 23rd, 2011, 2:06 pm

Felt it here too. 5.8 that originated in Virginia...

PS - Did you write this during the earthquake causing you to hit the submit button 3x?
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Re: Earthquake!!!

Postby Charles - August 23rd, 2011, 2:11 pm

Didn't feel it here JP. I did wreck my bike today. Wonder if it was related to your earthquake?? :shrug:
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Re: Earthquake!!!

Postby jpark - August 23rd, 2011, 2:19 pm

Ouch! Did the earthquake wreck your bike?
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Re: Earthquake!!!

Postby Charles - August 23rd, 2011, 2:21 pm

JP, It was either the earthquake or something to do with the flux capacitor. :whistle:
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Re: Earthquake!!!

Postby jpark - August 23rd, 2011, 2:25 pm

Nahhh, my flux capacitor is in a box in the garage.

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Re: Earthquake!!!

Postby Charles - August 23rd, 2011, 2:38 pm

jpark wrote:Nahhh, my flux capacitor is in a box in the garage.

:lol:


You are probably right!! :yes: :yes: :yes:
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Re: Earthquake!!!

Postby jpark - August 23rd, 2011, 2:41 pm

I wonder if it would fit in an Escape...

ESCAPE TO THE FUTURE!!!

:bill:

RobtRoma wrote:Felt it here too. 5.8 that originated in Virginia...

PS - Did you write this during the earthquake causing you to hit the submit button 3x?

:lol: Yes, key bounce!!!
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Re: Earthquake!!!

Postby Colleen - August 23rd, 2011, 2:44 pm

We felt it here in York, SC. I was running the dishwasher and thinking damn, the dishwasher has never shook the entire living room before! :lol:
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Re: Earthquake!!!

Postby jpark - August 23rd, 2011, 2:46 pm

Are you sure? A Rachel Ray Oval Pasta Pot could cause some serious shaking if it's not secured.

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