WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 27: Workers fill sandbags for distribution to Washington, DC residents in advance of the arrival of Hurricane Irene near R.F.K. Stadium August 27, 2011 in Washington, DC. ... more 
WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 27: Workers fill sandbags for distribution to Washington, DC residents in advance of the arrival of Hurricane Irene near R.F.K. Stadium August 27, 2011 in Washington, DC. Hurricane Irene made landfall this morning in North Carolina and is expected to move up the east coast of the United States. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) less 
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