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Rock You Like A Hurricane

  1. Tropical Storm Irene Was an Expensive Little WeekendHope you enjoyed it.
  2. The Hudson River Looks a Little Off This WeekIs it red? Is it brown?
  3. Brooklyn Is a Disaster, Says ObamaThanks to Irene.
  4. Nan Hayworth: The Tea Party’s Woman in New YorkTalking Wall Street, the debt ceiling, and Republican fashion with the freshman congresswoman from upstate New York, who yesterday backed Eric Cantor’s call for hurricane-relief funds to be matched by budget cuts.
  5. Hurricane Irene Brought a Miracle BabyCentral Park Zoo has a new lamb.
  6. New York State’s Damage From Tropical Storm Irene Could Near $1 BillionShe might have been in and out of our lives quickly, but you sure can’t call her cheap.
  7. Watch a Dude Jet Ski Through the Flooded Streets of Long IslandThey weren’t kidding when they named this town Oceanside.
  8. August Was the Wettest Month Ever in New YorkInstead of going to the pool, you can just stand in Central Park and wait for the heavens to open up.
  9. Obama Declares New York a DisasterHurricane Irene repairs get federal funding.
  10. Is It Time to Freak Out About Hurricane Katia?Nope!
  11. Why We Can’t Kill Hurricanes, and Probably Shouldn’t TryWe chatted with an expert in hurricane modification efforts.
  12. New York Is Not the Center of the Universe: Hurricane Irene Did Serious Damage ElsewhereEven though you wouldn’t know it from New Yorkers’ reactions.
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    Bloomberg Took the Subway TodayAnd he stood!
  14. The MTA Comes Crawling Back [Updated]It will take a while for the MTA to get back to its usual just-barely-functioning self.
  15. Bronx Man May Be Irene’s Only New York FatalityJose Sierra was found in the water off of City Island.
  16. After the Storm: New Yorkers’ Videos of Hurricane Irene and AftermathWhat the city looked like if you were too scared to peek out your window.
  17. Glenn Beck Calls Hurricane a ‘Blessing’It’s God reminding you you’re not in control.”
  18. How Mayor Bloomberg Got Hurricane Irene RightNew York’s mayor was nearly perfect this week.
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    Hurricane Irene Hits Dismal Weekend Box OfficeThe Help leads pack; total take set to miss conservative $80 million estimate.
  20. Here Comes the Story of the Hurricane: Photos of Irene in New YorkDowned trees! Flooded streets!
  21. Cable TV Really Wanted Irene to Be a Big DealBlowhards onscreen; softer winds outside.
  22. Hurricane Irene Tabloid Covers ‘Blow’Both papers picked the same picture.
  23. Cuomo Tweets Hurricane Updates, Christie Tweets Television AppearancesThe governors have different styles for social media.
  24. Irene Knocks Down Controversial 80-Year-Old Brooklyn Heights Elm TreeIrene does what the co-op board at 145 Hicks Street could not.
  25. Hurricane Tropical Storm Watch 2011: The Wrath of Irene, Day 4 [Updated]Irene is finally here… and even though she’s been downgraded, she looks mad.
  26. Weather Channel’s Ratings Spike With Around-the-Clock Hurricane CoverageHas five correspondents reporting in from all over the East Coast.
  27. How Much Would You Pay for a Flashlight and D Batteries?$10? $50? Will money even exist after Irene?
  28. No Evacuation for Rikers Island [Updated]Prison island not classified as an evacuation zone, despite obvious dangers.
  29. Hurricane Irene Could Be a Toxic Shitstorm in the Gowanus CanalPAHs, PCBs, and poop, oh my.
  30. Hurricane Watch 2011: The Wrath of Irene, Day 3 [Updated]Countdown to the Hurripocalypse.
  31. Dispatch From Fire Island: Evacuate!Our man on the street, Tim Murphy, reports from the boardwalks of Cherry Grove.
  32. Send Us Your Hurricane Irene Photos and Tips!Keep us connected to your neighborhood.
  33. New York’s Apartment Managers Prepare for IreneRemove all your balcony furniture, rich people!
  34. Hurricane Flashback: The Great New York Storm of 1821How one New York disaster has informed what we know and think about hurricanes.
  35. What to Expect When You’re Expecting a Hurricane [Updated]What’s closed, where to stock up, and how to evacuate.
  36. Hurricane Watch 2011: The Wrath of Irene, Day 2 [Updated]Constant updates on a very large storm.
  37. Eric Cantor Is Mostly Concerned With What Hurricane Irene Will Do to the National DebtWhat, that wasn’t your first concern?
  38. Hurricane Irene Puns Are HereCome On Eileen” is having a weather-related renaissance.
  39. Hurricane Watch 2011: The Wrath of Irene [Updated]Constant updates on the impending hurricane.