The Funniest Tweets About Hurricane Irene

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We admit we’re a little spooked by Hurricane Irene, which has already started to hit Manhattan.

A lot of people are making light of it on Twitter; the humour is a welcome distraction.

We found the funniest 140 character commentary on Hurricane Irene to help you ride out the storm.

Frustrated, Irene Tien let a friend borrow her handle for a few days to act as the hurricane.

If a hurricane had a hang over, it might say this:

Dennis Crowley found a way to turn the hurricane into a practical joke.

Comedians are making light of the situation too.

For some reason people equate emergencies with bathroom humour.

People are excited to check-in to Irene.

They're using evacuation zones as pick up lines.

A lot of people are making clever Irene playlists.

And bracing themselves for flooded apartments.

Sometimes, shopping online doesn't work.

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Some people think the hurricane is karma.

Others blame Snooki.

Earlier this week, people had a lot to say about the earthquake:

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