Here we are at the brink of a new year. I was only 10 years ago that we were all wound up about Y2K and whether or not airplanes would fall out of the sky, buying generators and stocking up on sugar, eggs, and bread in case the banks and stores shut down at the stroke of twelve. Continue reading Year 2010
Early this morning after we said goodbye to the last of the holiday family guests my wife and I were just heading for bed when the windows began to rattle. It was an earthquake!
That is a snap shot of the seismograph data from Millersville University. It means the ground shook. Which means our windows rattled and their was a noise somewhat accurately described as a helicopter, or like a furnace coming on and filling metal ducts with air (albeit a really big furnace).
It was a first for me. We thought it was a helicopter flying over, although it was a little loud. At first I thought it was the Amish gang that had rented the gym at FMH and left on a hay ride in a wagon pulled by a JD4020 on steel wheels, but I didn’t think that was quite right either. You can read a lot about it. It was only a little shaking 3.4 on the richter scale. But, that was enough to be felt by people all over Lancaster county. If you felt/experienced it write about your experience in the comments section.
Setting up wordpress is a breeze. The hardest part was calling my web host and asking him to setup a MySQL database for me. Here goes my plunge into weblogging, Hello world!