Faster than the speed of…

A number of my friends on the left side of America were shaken, if not stirred by an earthquake last night[1]. No damage or injuries to any of them, but they might appreciate this remarkably topical xkcd comic:

xkcd Earthquake

Click to see it all

And yes, I’ve changed my xkcd linkage method to the same as all the other images I’ve been adding. It’s marginally less effort this way, so I really should have been doing this before.