Post by Corey White
But maybe I'm just scaring you for halloween.
Hi Corey. I'm glad to see you're still active on Usenet.
You are correct about the danger, but if you want something to worry about,
most seismologists agree that the chance of a 9+ Cascadia Subduction Zone
event occuring during our lifetime is between fair to middling.
Or, Yellowstone might blow its top again. The chances are much less, but
way more people would be killed. Or, we could be hit by another asteroid.
Or, we could have another new plague that wipes out everyone except the
Amazon tribes whose only rule for contact with civilization is a general
'kill on sight' policy. Or, two narcissistic megalomaniacs might decide to
'nuke it out'. Or, climate change will turn our breadbaskets into
dustbowls. Or, ....