Ew: Reporter Gets Pummeled With Raw Sewage While Covering Hurricane Irene In Ocean City, MD

“It doesn’t taste great,” he says.

MYFOXNY.COM reports:

– A local news reporter from Washington, D.C. ended up getting covered in what is probably the remnants of raw sewage as he delivered live hurricane reports from Ocean City, Md.

WTTG-TV reporter Tucker Barnes was providing live updates for stations around the country as a wall of what he described as sea foam poured over him.

Barnes was on the boardwalk as Hurricane Irene hit the coast of Maryland

He noted that he had immersed himself in organic material.  That “organic material” was most likely the effects of raw sewage pouring into the water during the storm.

He WISHes it was just plankton…


More Hurricane coverage I found while looking for something exciting: A very silly dad in PA mocking the hype…

I’m not saying watch all nine minutes of this. A minute or two of it is plenty, but if you’re like me, you’ll  snicker like the kid behind the camera:


Your pic of the weekend:

Weasel Zippers: Fearless Leader “Takes Charge” At Hurricane Command Center…

Hey, if  he had to leave his vacation at Martha’s Vineyard  early because of this cursed storm, he may as well get a photo op out of the deal, right?



5 thoughts on “Ew: Reporter Gets Pummeled With Raw Sewage While Covering Hurricane Irene In Ocean City, MD

  1. It’s gotta be very disconcerting to Duh-1 that he has to have a placard telling everyone who the heck he is in front of him…


  2. And according to the AFP News, Obama “took charge” at the hurricane command center” when he got there. Ha ha! That made me giggle. He’s just desperate to look like he’s in charge of something, isn’t he?


  3. New reporter’s first assignment: “Go down and cover the hurricane/tsunami/typhoon/flood. Get some good footage. Don’t forget your sou’wester”.


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