Many of us in California simply accept this is something we have to live with.
And maybe one day, die from.
But look at it this way: tonight I had roll, without the rock..
UPDATE: According to the website Daily Pitch, the earthquake interrupted the Padres-Blue Jay game:
The Toronto Blue Jays stood on the field. Nobody moved. They heard about these things, but most had never experienced anything like it.
Yes, it was an earthquake.
The San Diego Padres-Blue Jays game stopped for about 45 seconds in the eighth inning when an earthquake rocked Petco Park. The crowd of 16,542 cheered when they realized what it was.
It was measured at 5. 9 on the richter scale.
Blue Jays reliever Scott Downs, who had just retired David Eckstein, stood on the mound as stadium began shaking. Chase Headley, the next batter, stayed out of the batter’s box for a few seconds. The public address announced asked that everyone remain calm.