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ronnykmarshall Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Feb-19-04 03:14 PM
Response to Reply #16
18. Which one?
Are you talking about the Bay Bridge (one section collapsed) or that Cypress (that was on the Nimitz freeway)?
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  -What's it like to experience an earthquake? bobthedrummer  Feb-19-04 02:56 PM   #0 
  - I was in one once.  DrWeird   Feb-19-04 03:00 PM   #1 
  - At first, they sound like a big truck backing into the building  geniph   Feb-19-04 03:00 PM   #2 
  - I was in my car once waiting for school to start..  nini   Feb-19-04 03:01 PM   #3 
  - Why?  NoPasaran   Feb-19-04 03:01 PM   #4 
  - It sort of feels like the ground is rolling like water.  Coventina   Feb-19-04 03:02 PM   #5 
  - it is like being shook awake by a giant. . .  MsUnderstood   Feb-19-04 03:02 PM   #6 
  - We had one here in INDIANA  Hoosier Democrat   Feb-19-04 03:03 PM   #7 
  - I actually slept through a 4.9 in an LA highrise hotel.  GOPisEvil   Feb-19-04 03:04 PM   #8 
  - Ooh! Ooh! Pick me! I'm a Southern California native!  Bertha Venation   Feb-19-04 03:05 PM   #9 
  - "The four corners of my bedroom moved independently of each other"  bobthedrummer   Feb-19-04 03:08 PM   #14 
  - Heheh. Yeah.  Bertha Venation   Feb-19-04 03:29 PM   #29 
  - I have experienced three  jeter   Feb-21-04 12:21 AM   #73 
  - Northridge was 1994. I'm positive.  catzies   Feb-19-04 03:09 PM   #15 
  - Northridge was 1994. I visited CA for the first time (as an adult) in '94.  GOPisEvil   Feb-19-04 03:10 PM   #17 
  - yep, you're both right. my bad  Bertha Venation   Feb-19-04 03:15 PM   #19 
     - Hate to tell you, but...  pmbryant   Feb-19-04 05:19 PM   #45 
        - Damn! What am I thinking of then? . . . I SUCK!  Bertha Venation   Feb-19-04 05:29 PM   #47 
           - Kobe story, sort of  lolly   Feb-19-04 11:43 PM   #64 
              - The death toll from Kobe was over 6000  Art_from_Ark   Feb-21-04 08:27 AM   #76 
  - Lakewood. You? eom  Bertha Venation   Feb-19-04 03:15 PM   #20 
  - Ventura. When the transformers blew out and the power was gone  catzies   Feb-19-04 03:33 PM   #33 
     - I'm obviously a dunce, this thread has proven that -- now I can't follow  Bertha Venation   Feb-19-04 05:31 PM   #49 
        - You're not a dunce. You just have CRS.  alwynsw   Feb-21-04 09:30 AM   #82 
  - My sister wasn't in bed, she was out in the Mojave somewhere  Snow   Feb-19-04 03:26 PM   #27 
  - The four corners of my bedroom moved independently of each other.  alwynsw   Feb-21-04 09:22 AM   #80 
  - Like a train running down the street.  ronnykmarshall   Feb-19-04 03:05 PM   #10 
  - Ronny, I had driven over that bridge on the way back to LA some 10 hours  radwriter0555   Feb-19-04 03:10 PM   #16 
     - Which one?  ronnykmarshall   Feb-19-04 03:14 PM   #18 
        - The Cypress on the Nimitz  radwriter0555   Feb-19-04 03:22 PM   #24 
           - yes watching that video of the car going over the edge  absyntheNsugar   Feb-19-04 03:30 PM   #31 
           - Cypress on the Nimitz  abrupt   Feb-19-04 03:44 PM   #34 
              - Welcome to DU, abrupt!  bobthedrummer   Feb-19-04 03:46 PM   #35 
  - I was in two  Fenris   Feb-19-04 03:07 PM   #11 
  - I start yelling "YEEEE HAH!" I happen to like them actually.. the  radwriter0555   Feb-19-04 03:08 PM   #12 
  - I like them, too  wryter2000   Feb-19-04 04:20 PM   #39 
  - I am in Kansas  MuseRider   Feb-19-04 03:08 PM   #13 
  - You get some warning with a tornado  bobthedrummer   Feb-19-04 03:16 PM   #21 
  - tornado vs earthquake  Bertha Venation   Feb-19-04 05:42 PM   #50 
  - I've only been in one big one  cmf   Feb-19-04 03:19 PM   #22 
  - My cats were PETRIFIED after the Nisqually quake  geniph   Feb-19-04 04:13 PM   #36 
  - Thanks to all for the stories.  T Wolf   Feb-19-04 03:21 PM   #23 
  - I don't usually realize I was in one until it's over  onebigbadwulf   Feb-19-04 03:25 PM   #25 
  - Everything shakes and breaks, swings and rolls  lebkuchen   Feb-19-04 03:26 PM   #26 
  - No warning  absyntheNsugar   Feb-19-04 03:26 PM   #28 
  - I've slept through several.  maveric   Feb-19-04 03:30 PM   #30 
  - Loud gunshot-like sound  Art_from_Ark   Feb-21-04 08:43 AM   #77 
  - I've been in both earthquakes & tornados....  Snow   Feb-19-04 03:31 PM   #32 
  - I'm with you  Mountainman   Feb-19-04 04:20 PM   #38 
     - Me, too  wryter2000   Feb-19-04 04:21 PM   #40 
     - I remember Xenia well. April 3, 1974, I think  alwynsw   Feb-21-04 09:44 AM   #83 
  - I was in the '89 Bay Area quake (Loma Prieta)  Oregonian   Feb-19-04 04:18 PM   #37 
  - my "funniest" earthquake story  myccrider   Feb-19-04 04:27 PM   #41 
  - Having lived in either California or Tokyo ...  Kickin_Donkey   Feb-19-04 04:31 PM   #42 
  - Lived in LA from 1990 thru 1996 and experienced several "big" ones  pmbryant   Feb-19-04 05:08 PM   #43 
  - Small and great...  draftcaroline   Feb-19-04 05:14 PM   #44 
  - Native Californian...been through many!  Xithras   Feb-19-04 05:22 PM   #46 
  - That Hector Mine quake was a 7.1!  pmbryant   Feb-19-04 05:29 PM   #48 
     - I think it's around 30 miles  Xithras   Feb-19-04 09:33 PM   #53 
  - Since I get car sick  AlFrankenFan   Feb-19-04 09:16 PM   #51 
  - Shake..shake.. thud..boom  SoCalDem   Feb-19-04 09:29 PM   #52 
  - There's absolutely NO earthquakes in North Dakota or Minnesota.  northwest   Feb-19-04 09:37 PM   #54 
  - That's incorrect, though I don't doubt you've never felt one  dpbrown   Feb-19-04 10:06 PM   #56 
  - Hey I remember that one!  MrsMatt   Feb-19-04 10:52 PM   #60 
     - LOL...your secret is safe with me!  dpbrown   Feb-20-04 07:46 PM   #70 
  - More Minnesota Earthquakes  dpbrown   Feb-19-04 10:08 PM   #57 
  - Earthquake weather...  Flaxbee   Feb-19-04 09:48 PM   #55 
  - UCLA's Royce Hall  lolly   Feb-19-04 11:57 PM   #66 
  - The experts say that is nonsense..but i agree with you...  truebrit71   Feb-19-04 11:58 PM   #68 
  - I was about 1 mile from the epicenter of the Northridge quake in Calif.  dawn   Feb-19-04 10:33 PM   #58 
  - MrMatt and I moved to Santa Ana CA  MrsMatt   Feb-19-04 10:42 PM   #59 
  - Japan and Oregon  Lydia Leftcoast   Feb-19-04 11:05 PM   #61 
  - 89 quake in the Bay Area  alittlelark   Feb-19-04 11:07 PM   #62 
  - well, a minor one can feel like someone's kicking your chair ...  Lisa   Feb-19-04 11:24 PM   #63 
  - The little ones don't bother you..they feel like you're momentarily drunk.  truebrit71   Feb-19-04 11:55 PM   #65 
  - Gee the ground is moving  burrowowl   Feb-19-04 11:58 PM   #67 
  - I was on the phone during one in Vancouver...  CanuckAmok   Feb-20-04 02:21 AM   #69 
  - Taipei, Republic of China  dpbrown   Feb-20-04 07:52 PM   #71 
  - 1994 - Northridge, Ca @ 4:31 a.m.  Lindsey   Feb-21-04 12:14 AM   #72 
     - Bless your heart, Lindsey.  Bertha Venation   Feb-21-04 09:17 AM   #79 
  - Earthquakes, by Julie  JulieRB   Feb-21-04 12:50 AM   #74 
  - I recall the Landers quake back in the early 1990's. We were in bed...  NNadir   Feb-21-04 01:44 AM   #75 
  - I've been in quite a few  Melsky   Feb-21-04 09:10 AM   #78 
  - "I feel the earth move under my feet"  Catshrink   Feb-21-04 09:25 AM   #81 
 

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