...in terms of US dollars, given as donations to relief efforts in Burma/Myanmar and China, where a cyclone and an earthquake, respectively, have left tens of thousands of people dead, injured, homeless and suffering. Please make a donation to one of the following groups:
The Red Cross' China Relief Fund.
Doctors Without Borders, which has launched relief efforts in Myanmar.
And if you live in California, don't forget to stock up on your emergency supplies in case our own 'big one' hits (knock on wood).