In August 2001 FEMA was telling people that the three "most likely catastrophes to hit the United States" were as follows:

1. Terrorist attack on New York City.

2. Super-strength hurricane hitting New Orleans.

3. Earthquake along the San Andreas fault.

The LA Times explores the third item on the list; here's the Associated Press's look. For one thing, Parker Center, the LA Police Dept.'s headquarters, is very vulnerable. As Fark would say, "What could go wrong?"