It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker.
Please white-list or disable AboveTopSecret.com in your ad-blocking tool.
Some features of ATS will be disabled while you continue to use an ad-blocker.
No it's not. But what it does show is that there are still people panicing over nothing because they can';t think straight.
Every little 6.0 quake has people going nuts trying to be prophetic or pathetic.
Originally posted by Oldtimer2
Why is it everytime someone has an earthquake it's a precursor to the"Big One" everyone becomes a modern day prophet,I live in So California almost 60 years,this is getting old hat,funniest things if you look at rediculous threads they usually have the most posts,what is this a precursor to?
Originally posted by gandamack2
No..small quakes let off pressure so the big quakes don't happen
Originally posted by voiceoreason
Old timer is right, though. 6ish quakes happen all the time along the ring of fire.
This is a perfect example how fear mongering is getting a bunch of unstable people all worked up.
That pain in the pit of your belly, folks, is a chronic anxiety disorder.
Yes, prepare for surviving a disaster. Yes, care about your loved ones. Yes, pay attention to current events.
But please, get over yourselves and your need to spread your malaise to those of lesser intelligence!
The big one will likely hit when nobody expects it...especially you.
A 10+ on the Richter scale... So an earthquake more than 10 times as powerful than the one in Japan
Are you going to give up on this theory after Sept. 30th when nothing happens, or are you just going to shift the dates and find a new reason why God's telling us "it's time"?
Originally posted by westcoast
PLEASE....if you live on the West Coast...be prepared. I am not trying to scare anyone, but we need to be realistic. Be prepared.
ETA: Almost three hours and NOTHING you guys......tick-tock.