Lots of people are downplaying Hurricane Sandy because they’re saying Hurricane Irene wasn’t a big deal.
But that isn’t true. Hurricane Irene was the 5th costliest Atlantic Hurricane of ALL TIME.
Still don’t believe me? Here’s a reminder of what Hurricane Irene did to the Northeast:
4. Fairhaven, Massachusetts
6. Governor Cuomo’s car driving through Margaretville, New York
13. Ocean City, Maryland
17. Margaretville, New York
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