While Hurricane Irene was a bit more flaccid than all the hype surrounding it, I am pretty sure this was not on any hurricane preparedness checklist. But maybe it should be?
Mr516Rockstar from YouTube is zooming down Lawson Street in Oceanside, New York. You can see him zip past a 7-11 and a Dunkin’ Donuts. He wasn’t the only one taking to the streets in such a manner. Reuters reported that Lido Beach even had a few kayakers. Canoes were also a popular choice.