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Apparently, quite a few people must think they are going to be besieged for many days.

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In the Northeast, they apparently believe that milk and bread are the staples that will carry one through any weather related emergency.

Personally when I lived there, I bought soup or soup making ingredients, when they threatened with snow warnings.

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You sound like you are from the old school like me and my wife.
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People panic.
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Greed and paranoia, just plain Greed and paranoia

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And a lot of silly hype from the news media.

The roads were difficult for all of 12 hours in our area, and we got about 20".
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