The good folks in North Carolina, from what I can tell — the news seems to have forgotten them mostly, took the brunt of Irene but the folks in NYC were scared out of their condos, that’s for sure. From The New Yorker:
About Scot McKnight
Scot McKnight is a recognized authority on the New Testament, early Christianity, and the historical Jesus. McKnight, author of more than forty books, is the Professor of New Testament at Northern Seminary in Lombard, IL.