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"did the earth move?"

Posted by Lotg (OZ) on July 14, 2004

In Reply to: "Did the earth move?" posted by Ward on July 14, 2004

: Just sent a message that there was just a little (4.1 or so) earthquake here in Southern California. The answer I got back from around the world was sort of "did the earth move for you" ............ I hadn't thought of that connection, and wonder about the history of that particular thought and phrase.

Dunno who said it first, but whoever it was, was setting the standard I expect.