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  1. #1
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Mountain Home, Arkansas

    Tokyo earthquake

    Stu, are y'all OK?
    I know shakers are common there. But this one was in Tokyo and registered a 6.6. Sounds big to me.
    "Folks is funny critters."

    Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too. ~Voltaire

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Tokyo Japan
    It was a real shaker, even here in Tokyo.

    The quake was about 180 miles North of us.

    I was just finishing up helping a buddy do some spring servicing on his ZX-10R motorcycle, we really felt it. The older house just next to us, the old wood frame windows (no caulking in the frames for the glass) shook like crazy, the window made a real racket

    My youngest daughter was home alone in our building, on the 7th floor doing homework, and boy she said the whole building was swaying

    Turf surfing is part of living here I guess.

    Thanks for the concern!
    The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails.
    William Arthur Ward

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    somewhere east of Queen Creek, AZ - South East of Phoenix
    Glad All are OK. Thats another thing I don't miss about california.
    "There’s a lot of work being done today that doesn’t have any soul in it. The technique may be the utmost perfection, yet it is lifeless. It doesn’t have a soul. I hope my furniture has a soul to it." - Sam Maloof
    The Pessimist complains about the wind; The Optimist expects it to change;The Realist adjusts the sails.~ William Arthur Ward

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Southeast Pa
    Turf Surfing.. New term to me but its pretty descriptive. Glad your ok!

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