"The fox knows many things, but the hedgehog knows one big thing."


Glenn Reynolds:

Barack Obama:
"Impossible to transcend."

Albert A. Gore, Jr.:
"An incontinent brute."

Rev. Jeremiah Wright:
"God damn the Gentleman Farmer."

Friends of GF's Sons:
"Is that really your dad?"

Kickball Girl:
"Keeping 'em alive until 7:45."

Hired Hand:
"I think . . . we forgot the pheasant."

I'm an
Alcoholic Yeti
in the
TTLB Ecosystem

Friday, February 23, 2007

I Live In the Bay Area. And You Probably Don't (Part II)

So, there we were, sitting smugly at our desk (as we often do), thinking about how to survive the last hour and a half or so of our work week. The perpetually annoying construction noise below us seemed to intensify a bit (that's nothing new). Then things shook. Not wildly, but a little bit. A little side-to-side. A little office building mambo, if you will.

It was a quake. Only 3.4 on the Richter scale, mind you, but when it's right across the Bay, you're going to feel it. And we did. Heh. Cool.

Check out the USGS report, or the Google Map for by-the-hair-of-my-chinny-chin-chin precision.

We're just glad it wasn't the Big One.

Or even the Big O.C. One:

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Comments on "I Live In the Bay Area. And You Probably Don't (Part II)"


Blogger Village Idiot said ... (9:33 PM) : 

Taylor truly does make the earth move.


Blogger J. Walter said ... (2:52 AM) : 

...or the OC disorder.

don't call it that.


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (10:53 PM) : 

Berkeley once again unaccoutably resists destruction.


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