Funny, on the day Moammar Gaddafi took a powder and left his compound as rebels breached the compound’s walls, an earthquake registering a 5.8 on the Richter Scale hit the east coast of the United States Richmond, Virginia, to be exact. A temblor that reached right across the state line and shook
What have those two events to do with each other? Nothing really. Nothing except for the fact that it is reported that people in the Pentagon thought another jet plane had been crashed into the building.
That was their first thought, I am told.
, where I hail from, when you heard a low rumble and then the ground shakes, you say to yourself “that’s an earthquake.” But on the east coast, now after 9/11, when that happens the first thing you think is that there is a terrorist attack. California
In other words, the terrorists have won.
OK, you say, they don’t get that many earthquakes in
, on the east coast. Virginia
Beg to differ. Here is a seismicity map of
showing the epicenters of recent earthquakes. Virginia