Archived material Access restricted Article
Rantburg

Today's Front Page   View All of Fri 11/30/2018 View Thu 11/29/2018 View Wed 11/28/2018 View Tue 11/27/2018 View Mon 11/26/2018 View Sun 11/25/2018 View Sat 11/24/2018
1
2018-11-30 -Signs, Portents, and the Weather-
Anchorage hit by a 7.0 Earthquake
Archived material is restricted to Rantburg regulars and members. If you need access email fred.pruitt=at=gmail.com with your nick to be added to the members list. There is no charge to join Rantburg as a member.
Posted by 3dc 2018-11-30 12:52|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [6481 views ]  Top

#1 I hope folks are OK up there. If that is a current photo, that car is very fortunate but in a pretty bad spot.
Posted by Injun Bucket8891 2018-11-30 14:02||   2018-11-30 14:02|| Front Page Top

#2 From a kid's twitter in Anchorage.
Posted by 3dc 2018-11-30 14:19||   2018-11-30 14:19|| Front Page Top

#3 We are ok up here. We have a log house in a valley with glacial till, so the house, foundation and soil are solid. Some stuff came off but we have no structural damage. The flower shop where my son's lady works had severe damage, and the wine cellar in the basement turned into a wine lake. Road to airport sits on poor soil, so it is closed.
Posted by Alaska Paul 2018-11-30 14:19||   2018-11-30 14:19|| Front Page Top

#4 Earthquake about 15 miles N of us. I was driving down the hill, and thought my tires had a problem.
Posted by Alaska Paul 2018-11-30 14:21||   2018-11-30 14:21|| Front Page Top

#5 Sorry to hear about the wine.
Posted by Ebbavirt Clunk4147 2018-11-30 14:25||   2018-11-30 14:25|| Front Page Top

#6 Glad y’all are ok, Alaska Paul. As Ebbavirt Clunk4147 says, shame about the wine.
Posted by trailing wife 2018-11-30 14:51||   2018-11-30 14:51|| Front Page Top

#7 Glad y'all are OK, Alaska Paul.

Hell of a mess, though. Merry Freakin' Christmas. :-(
Posted by Barbara 2018-11-30 15:32||   2018-11-30 15:32|| Front Page Top

#8 Media vewy excited about how Sawah Pawin made out. Sheesh...
Posted by M. Murcek 2018-11-30 17:19||   2018-11-30 17:19|| Front Page Top

#9 Glad to hear you're ok, AP. Don't let the problem with the wine cellar cause a grape depression.
Posted by gorb 2018-11-30 17:24||   2018-11-30 17:24|| Front Page Top

#10 AP: To quote Lando - Too close.
Posted by Charles 2018-11-30 19:04||   2018-11-30 19:04|| Front Page Top

#11 Son worked on standby power system problem with City comm center after earthquake. Things are going ok now. The liquor stores suffered many bottle casualties.
Posted by Alaska Paul 2018-11-30 19:11||   2018-11-30 19:11|| Front Page Top

#12 Touche! :-)
Posted by gorb 2018-11-30 19:13||   2018-11-30 19:13|| Front Page Top

#13 Wait... wine and liquor destroyed?!

NATIONAL EMERGENCY!!!
Posted by Rob Crawford 2018-11-30 19:45||   2018-11-30 19:45|| Front Page Top

#14 Opa!

Greensburg KS, 2007, President W. Bush was visiting the destruction and comes across a group of people picking up the pieces of a house, "Where are you boys from?"

"Oklahoma"

W., to the home owner, "How did you get these Okies to show up for work?"

"I told them the liquor cabinet is in the basement."

W shakes his head, walks on.
Posted by swksvolFF 2018-11-30 20:37||   2018-11-30 20:37|| Front Page Top

#15 Maybe the Siberians can send an emergency Vodka shipment across.
Posted by Neville Dark Lord of the Wee Folk7365 2018-11-30 20:55||   2018-11-30 20:55|| Front Page Top

23:21 Silentbrick
22:29 DooDahMan
22:19 DooDahMan
22:17 DooDahMan
21:47 gorb
20:55 Neville Dark Lord of the Wee Folk7365
20:37 swksvolFF
20:37 European Conservative
20:27 magpie
19:45 Rob Crawford
19:13 gorb
19:11 Alaska Paul
19:04 Charles
18:54 charger
18:45 Woodrow
18:41 Woodrow
18:35 746
18:33 746
18:18 SteveS
17:55 Mike Kozlowski
17:40 Abu Uluque
17:39 Pearl Slaiper6446
17:24 gorb
17:19 M. Murcek
Merry-Go-Blog










Paypal:
Google
Search WWW Search rantburg.com