The 6 memes of Hurricane Sandy


Al Franken storm

Like nobody’s gonna notice that coincidence.

Via chrisafer

Sandy from “Grease”

Kind of obvious, but it has to be done, right?

Spongebob Squarepants

Sandy Cheeks the Squirrel, the Internet needs you to explain things.

Hurricane horse guy

Shirtless man jogging in horse mask delights Washington, D.C. television reporter, the Internet:

GIFs, as you might expect, have followed.

The clever chap in the mask is a fellow named Jimmy Kruyne:

The Atlantic Wire’s Esther Zuckerman offers a primer on horse-mask-based Internet humor.


Poynter’s pick to click over the next few hours:

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  • Egg Man

    Rom left where?

  • Dan Mitchell

    Yeah. So, how has traffic been since Romenesko left?