When New Yorkers get ready for a storm

August 29, 2011 // Tagged in: slate

Some people hoard water, others are more interested in booze, writes Slate:

Hoarding of liquor, however, was another matter. “Short lines in the grocery store and long lines in the wine store,” reported a friend in an adjacent neighborhood. So I visited a few local liquor stores to see what kind of business they’ve been doing.