Anger is rising over Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s decision to proceed with the New York City marathon in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. Now, some 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.