Hurricane Florence is bearing down on the Carolinas with rising floodwaters and intense winds.
Weather forecasts estimate that the Category 2 storm could dump 17 trillion gallons of rain on North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and Georgia
But that hasn’t stopped reporters from heading into the thick of it. And people are naturally concerned for their safety, especially for MSNBC’s Gadi Schwartz, who truly is right amongst it.
The TV reporter bracing extreme weather on camera has become a cliche in recent years, but the reaction to Schwartz’s broadcasts on Florence stem more from concern than lighthearted prodding. What’s he doing out there, Twitter cried, it’s dangerous! Read more…