Because this is the 21st century and no local news storm coverage would be complete without a surprise cameo from a man wearing a horse mask, you shouldn’t be surprised that the “Polar Vortex” recently produced this glorious local news clip.

Poor WBAL TV (Baltimore) reporter Kate Amara; she just wanted to do her stupid report on melting ice cream bars. Instead, she becomes the first “horsing around” casualty of 2014.