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eowyn_of_rohan Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Mar-14-11 02:59 PM
Response to Reply #17
44. Why are you using the Wisconsin Solidarity logo?
I have a feeling you aren't on the same page
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  -Quakes: Chile 8.8, Sumatra 9.0, Japan 9.1 - should we be worried? Hugabear  Mar-14-11 12:35 PM   #0 
  - Yes, if Gaia is pissed  Kennah   Mar-14-11 12:36 PM   #1 
  - LOL!  JVS   Mar-14-11 12:43 PM   #8 
  - Looks like she is.  athenasatanjesus   Mar-14-11 09:33 PM   #60 
  - That's ridiculous  jdp349   Mar-15-11 08:36 AM   #72 
     - Heh, heh, heh! I'm going to invoke Crom!  Kennah   Mar-15-11 01:18 PM   #73 
  - Earthquakes happen all the time.  Lucian   Mar-14-11 12:36 PM   #2 
  - Bullshit. Quakes around the 9.0 range do NOT happen "all the time"  Hugabear   Mar-14-11 12:38 PM   #5 
  - Maybe it's the end of the world now!!!!111111  Lucian   Mar-14-11 12:55 PM   #17 
  - Snark all you want  Hugabear   Mar-14-11 01:03 PM   #19 
  - Yes actually, they ARE very common. Always have been. Look it up.  Maru Kitteh   Mar-14-11 09:36 PM   #61 
  - is today your 12th birthday?  meow mix   Mar-14-11 01:04 PM   #22 
  - It was a stupid question to ask to begin with.  Lucian   Mar-14-11 01:08 PM   #25 
     - definetly a stupid answer. the question is extremely relevant to the ongoing disaster however  meow mix   Mar-14-11 01:11 PM   #26 
     - It's not a stupid question. Those are significantly and unusually large quakes.  Matariki   Mar-14-11 02:54 PM   #41 
     - I am sure a few Earth Scientists are asking that stupid question too  nadinbrzezinski   Mar-14-11 05:14 PM   #54 
  - You seem to have no answers so now must move on  Cleita   Mar-14-11 01:16 PM   #28 
  - Wow, way to back up your statements with cogent arguments.  TalkingDog   Mar-14-11 01:48 PM   #31 
  - By only going back to the 70's  Upton   Mar-14-11 02:24 PM   #39 
  - I didn't conveniently omit anything. You've got a problem with the data  TalkingDog   Mar-14-11 09:25 PM   #58 
  - A bit of a quibble with your flood analogy: a 1000-year flood today doesn't decrease or increase  petronius   Mar-14-11 10:02 PM   #63 
  - We are agreeing, but saying it differently.  TalkingDog   Mar-15-11 02:23 AM   #64 
  - This website does something wierd...  Geostudent   Mar-15-11 01:32 PM   #75 
  - Why are you using the Wisconsin Solidarity logo?  eowyn_of_rohan   Mar-14-11 02:59 PM   #44 
     - Oh yes...  Lucian   Mar-14-11 05:38 PM   #56 
     - i didn't call you that  eowyn_of_rohan   Mar-14-11 06:17 PM   #57 
     - Not buying into unscientific nonsense  Codeine   Mar-15-11 01:56 PM   #78 
  - Actually, I saw a figure that somewhere on the earth experiences a high-8 quake each year.  Lucky 13   Mar-14-11 03:38 PM   #47 
  - means nothing.  Teaser   Mar-14-11 03:45 PM   #49 
  - Because we have the ability to report on them and measure them, they seem more common  NuclearDem   Mar-14-11 05:08 PM   #51 
  - Actually they do. They just happen out in the ocean and miles underground and go unnoticed.  Maru Kitteh   Mar-14-11 09:28 PM   #59 
  - I have lived all my life in either the Atacama desert of  Cleita   Mar-14-11 12:48 PM   #14 
  - Maybe it's a vast government conspiracy.  Lucian   Mar-14-11 12:56 PM   #18 
     - Maybe we need to look at what industrialization is doing  Cleita   Mar-14-11 01:04 PM   #20 
     - What does industrialization have to do with the moving plates?  Lucian   Mar-14-11 01:07 PM   #23 
        - Shouldn't we look into it?  Cleita   Mar-14-11 01:13 PM   #27 
        - Please explain how those things affect plate tectonics.  TheWraith   Mar-14-11 02:55 PM   #42 
           - No, but increasing activity in the Earth's core could affect plate tectonics  Hugabear   Mar-14-11 04:59 PM   #50 
              - Plate Movement  Geostudent   Mar-15-11 01:45 PM   #76 
              - Right. None of which has anything to do with human agency.  TheWraith   Mar-15-11 04:02 PM   #80 
        - Induced seismicity?  LanternWaste   Mar-14-11 02:06 PM   #36 
     - More snark. Shouldn't be surprised, I guess  Hugabear   Mar-14-11 01:19 PM   #29 
     - Shhhhhh! No one can know of our EARTHQUAKE WEAPONS!!!!!!  NuclearDem   Mar-14-11 05:13 PM   #53 
  - I am 69 years old and I have almost never heard of a quake over  jwirr   Mar-14-11 01:56 PM   #34 
  - Well then you haven't been paying attention..  Upton   Mar-14-11 02:56 PM   #43 
     - That chart makes my assumption that it can happen in the US even  jwirr   Mar-14-11 03:21 PM   #45 
  - I suggest you go tell that to the survivors of the latest ones, okay?  niyad   Mar-14-11 09:49 PM   #62 
  - I think there is nothing unusual here - many super-quakes happen at the bottom of the sea  closeupready   Mar-14-11 12:36 PM   #3 
  - Um, small sample sizes...makes for huge uncertainty...  HereSince1628   Mar-14-11 12:37 PM   #4 
  - Should we be worried? No, but we should be prepared.  subterranean   Mar-14-11 12:42 PM   #6 
  - Disaster preparedness begins at home. If you depend solely on government to be prepared for a quake  slackmaster   Mar-14-11 12:45 PM   #12 
  - 1) Worrying does you no good.  Edweird   Mar-14-11 12:42 PM   #7 
  - Be prepared, not worried.  slackmaster   Mar-14-11 12:44 PM   #9 
  - I am going to take a shower. If you see a man on CNN running from a Tsunami  itsrobert   Mar-14-11 12:44 PM   #10 
  - I'm surprised. I expected you to say, "If you see a man on CNN running from a tsunami,  gkhouston   Mar-14-11 01:07 PM   #24 
  - Isn't that three of the four corners of the Pacific Plate?  11 Bravo   Mar-14-11 12:45 PM   #11 
  - Pacific Northwest  smirkymonkey   Mar-14-11 12:50 PM   #16 
  - Yup (It was a rhetorical question.)  11 Bravo   Mar-14-11 03:37 PM   #46 
  - But the New Zealand quake was a mere 6.3 magnitude  CrawlingChaos   Mar-15-11 04:28 AM   #65 
  - I am very worried and I want people who are living  Cleita   Mar-14-11 12:45 PM   #13 
  - I don;t know if there is greater likihood for a large quake where you live but  snagglepuss   Mar-14-11 12:49 PM   #15 
  - if we start getting "warning quakes" around pnw  meow mix   Mar-14-11 01:04 PM   #21 
  - Yes. We should be worried. But what good does that do?  aquart   Mar-14-11 01:33 PM   #30 
  - See reply #31 with link to a website showing historical patterns and current deviations.  TalkingDog   Mar-14-11 01:51 PM   #32 
  - The planet doesn't run to human timescales  ikri   Mar-14-11 01:53 PM   #33 
  - and worrying will do what exactly?  Desertrose   Mar-14-11 01:58 PM   #35 
  - +1  Supply Side Jesus   Mar-14-11 02:27 PM   #40 
  - Only if you live near the subduction zone.  hobbit709   Mar-14-11 02:15 PM   #37 
  - Part of a normal 300 - 500 year cycle?  haele   Mar-14-11 02:24 PM   #38 
  - Earthquakes are not distributed according to a "normal" distribution  Teaser   Mar-14-11 03:42 PM   #48 
  - Other than those earthquakes (Haiti too) when was the last time you heard of  lunatica   Mar-14-11 05:11 PM   #52 
  - Well, Haiti and some regions of China aren't exactly known for their building safety  NuclearDem   Mar-14-11 05:16 PM   #55 
  - Newsweek pushing this "four corners" threat  CrawlingChaos   Mar-15-11 04:54 AM   #66 
  - I think that it's normal in the sense that earth is constantly changing  TNLib   Mar-15-11 06:34 AM   #67 
  - I think my response is a DU first:  rucky   Mar-15-11 06:48 AM   #68 
  - more people, and living packed in cities  stuntcat   Mar-15-11 07:29 AM   #69 
  - No, don't worry. Natural disasters are, well, natural. One can prepare  Obamanaut   Mar-15-11 07:38 AM   #70 
  - you forgot New Zealand, China...of and Haiti  ElsewheresDaughter   Mar-15-11 07:52 AM   #71 
  - Only if you live on the West coast  Baclava   Mar-15-11 01:26 PM   #74 
  - It is best to always have something to worry about. This works for now. eom  yawnmaster   Mar-15-11 01:54 PM   #77 
  - A map of +5 quakes in a week  tama   Mar-15-11 02:35 PM   #79 
 

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