Anger is rising over Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s decision to proceed with the New York City marathon in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. Now,┬ásome residents are aiming their ire toward the runners who participate in the race:

https://twitter.com/Doctor_Boris/status/264413714181148672

https://twitter.com/brian_carle/status/264407413690626049

https://twitter.com/robradabaugh/status/264394237162962945

https://twitter.com/MelissaH128/status/264402879627014144

We’re sure many of these are empty threats. Nonetheless, this is worrisome. Runners, stay alert.