I just got back from getting gas at Sam's Club, and there were lines of cars waiting to fill up. And the grocery store was packed.
It just shows you that it would have been much worse out there if more people had thought Hurricane Irene was going to strike us. As it is, these are just the ultra-careful people, who are stocking up "just in case".
Oh, I need to remind you to read my other blog to see all my emergency preparedness stuff.