Gawd damn bugs!

From: TeoZ <>
Date: Thu Sep 11 12:46:00 2003

People living is deserts should not complain about the heat , lack of food
and lack of water.

People living at the base of an active volcano should not complain about
lava in their living rooms.

People who buy trailer homes and park them in tornado alley should not
complain when their homes are stuck up in a tree.

People who live next to a river the floods every year should not complain
when the water rises and floods their property.

People who live on a major fault line should not complain about an ocasional

You make choices in life that affect you down the road. You take your
chances and some gambles pay off , others dont. Having said that the part of
cali that broke off of another continent and is green is very nice to look
at (coastal part). The fault line that made all those scenic mountains
pretty is the same one that knocks your house over every 10 years.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Fred N. van Kempen" <>
To: <>
Sent: Thursday, September 11, 2003 1:16 PM
Subject: Re: Gawd damn bugs!

> On Thu, 11 Sep 2003, Vintage Computer Festival wrote:
> > On Thu, 11 Sep 2003, Fred N. van Kempen wrote:
> >
> > > Worms, termites, fire ants, crawling gizmos.... gawd, when will the
> > > Americans learn that a house'd be better built on top of a concrete
> > > slab, or concrete foundation, and then built up with stone?
> >
> > Well, at least here in California, when a big earthquake hits you do not
> > want to be inside a concrete or stone box.
> You dont want to be in any building when that happens. Been there,
> dunnit, tho that was a light one, fortunately..
> --f
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