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Damn, missed it... [Oct. 30th, 2007|08:52 pm]
Brad Fitzpatrick
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I was on the shuttle coming up from Google and missed the 5.6 earthquake. Damn. I wish I would've worked later and felt it down in Mt. View!

My homeless friend daberna said he felt it here at the house (in San Francisco), though.
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[User Picture]From: lisa
2007-10-31 03:57 am (UTC)
It was pretty scary/rad in my place. My only regret was not being in the hot tub at the time.
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[User Picture]From: janinedog
2007-10-31 03:59 am (UTC)
I missed it too, since I was on the BART. Though they did stop the trains for about 10 minutes to make sure the tracks were still in one piece.
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[User Picture]From: toast0
2007-10-31 04:07 am (UTC)
Was a pretty exciting quake from near Cambell. Short, but pretty violent, not so much with the rolling (could be soil related)
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[User Picture]From: perpetualmotion
2007-10-31 04:15 am (UTC)
Yeah we're out in the outer Richmond near Lincoln Park and this ole victorian thang here was rattling and swaying pretty badly. Doesn't bode well for anything over a, say, 6.0... :T
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[User Picture]From: scosol
2007-10-31 04:38 am (UTC)
yeah- they're like car accidents- fun as long as nobody loses a limb ;)
welcome to CA
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[User Picture]From: xotiffany
2007-10-31 04:38 am (UTC)
Felt it way out here. Was pretty neat.
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[User Picture]From: dnab
2007-10-31 07:37 am (UTC)
I was in the office down at Cisco and it was violent enough that more or less everyone got under their desks and such (good ole Elementary School earthquake drills!) Good times all around.
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[User Picture]From: nile_red
2007-10-31 01:30 pm (UTC)
My friend toothballoon was in it!
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[User Picture]From: avatraxiom
2007-10-31 04:56 pm (UTC)
Yeah, it was epicentered fairly close to here. It was the largest one I've felt since I've been back in California. The whole apartment visibly rolled and shook for almost a minute.

-Max
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[User Picture]From: grumbeld
2007-11-01 12:08 am (UTC)
You call Dan your homeless friend? ouch
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[User Picture]From: brad
2007-11-01 07:37 am (UTC)
Lovingly, jokingly, but also truthfully. :-)
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