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    December 18, 2013


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    October 7, 2013

    Tornado Watch in Effect For New York City

    The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch for New York City, effective until 5 p.m. Monday. Meteorologists are predicting heavy rain, gusty winds, thunderstorms, and potential tornado action across a stretch of New York state. Counties affected include Albany, Bronx, Broome, Cayuga ... More >>

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    August 28, 2013
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    August 7, 2013


    Enjoy rockers old and new

  • Blogs

    March 6, 2012

    Pat Robertson Still Thinks You Can Pray Away Nature -- And Other Bumblings From God's Biggest Fan

    To hell with that mangy groundhog, and fuck his stupid shadow -- if we all pray hard enough, it will be spring right now!That's based on the logic of former "faith healer"/current divine weatherman Pat Robertson, who, yet again, has caused a stir with his claims that nature is somehow controlled by ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 1, 2011

    Tornado Watch Issued for New York City

    Wikipedia​The National Weather Service has put New York City and surrounding areas under a tornado watch until 8 p.m. this evening. The watch is also effective for counties in Connecticut and New Jersey. Along with potential tornadoes and hail, a "thunderstorm wind gust" of up to 70 miles per ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 2, 2011

    Charlie Sheen Visits Alabama to Help With Tornado Relief. For Real.

    ​So, it seems that Charlie Sheen is trying to help out after deadly tornadoes hit Alabama last week. He visited Tuscaloosa today (wearing a white University of Alabama hat) "to survey tornado damage" and meet with Mayor Walt Maddox, who's hopeful that Sheen's celebrity status will help with ra ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2011

    Death Toll From Tornados Rises to Over 340; Charlie Sheen Shilling E-Cigarettes

    ​The number of dead from the tornados that ravaged the South this week has climbed to 342, officials say. Wednesday's storms are the second deadliest tornado outbreak in U.S. history. Tuscaloosa, AL has experienced more devastation than any other area; at least 45 people have died in the Tuscaloos ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2011

    Chihuahua Survives Tornado

    Giving the cat that survived being shot in the head with an arrow a run for his money, a tiny Chihuahua named Paco has survived a tornado (actually, two tornadoes) that hit Pulaski County, Virginia, causing more than eight million dollars in damage and much destruction to his owner's house. Paco wal ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 25, 2010

    Most Epic Tornado Video Yet: "We Are In the Tornado!"

    This tornado video -- taken by Eric Meyers in Rice, Texas, from his car on Sunday as 125-mile winds tore through the area -- kinda makes the Brooklyn tornado guys look like amateurs, or, worse, a couple of wussy hipsters. "We are in the tornado" is the anti "Double rainbow all the way."

  • Blogs

    September 28, 2010

    Tornadoes Just Can't Get Enough of New York City: Watch On Till 6 P.M.

    ​Remember the Brooklyn/Staten Island/Queens tornado of less than two weeks ago? The one that knocked down a bunch of trees and freaked out a bunch of hipsters and led to this amazing video? Well, charge up your camera phones. There's a tornado watch currently on for the tristate area -- includ ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 26, 2010

    First Tornado Hits the Bronx in 36 Years

    via Daily News​On Friday night, for a 15-minute period, we were hunkered down in our windowless bathroom (just in case!) as our Twitter flashed "Tornado WARNING" from New York's Office of Emergency Management, NotifyNYC, and, of course, the National Weather Service. (A warning, for future refe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2010

    Crazy Summer Weather Alert: Watch for Golf-Ball-Sized Hail

    ​The clouds are rolling in. We hear that there's a severe thunderstorm watch on until 8 p.m. tonight in New York and its surrounding environs. We also hear that there was "golf-ball-sized hail" sighted on the Throgs Neck today, and that someone may have seen a tornado on Long Island -- can any ... More >>

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    February 23, 2010
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    February 2, 2010


    Capturing devastation one disaster at a time

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    February 18, 2009
  • Blogs

    August 9, 2007

    Should the Brooklyn Cyclones Be Renamed the Tornados?

    It's less than 24 hours after the National Weather Storm confirmed that a tornado touched down in Brooklyn and already people are trying to make a buck selling T-shirts on ebay. Maybe the Brooklyn Cyclones— who recently made some waves with the Marty Markowitz bobblehead—should adopt the Tornad ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 8, 2007

    A Mighty Wind in Brooklyn

    Photos by Neil DeMause Even some of the oldest trees in Brooklyn were no match for a tornado. The car didn't fare too well either. While the Bay Ridge tornado got all the initial press, Mother Nature opened up a major can of whoop-ass on Ditmas Park (aka "Victorian Flatbush") as well.

  • Music

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    Hendrix From Heaven

    Trimpin Whips Up a Tornado of Guitars

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    October 6, 1998