Sandy. She is one violent lady. And she is wreaking havoc on the northeast - homes, businesses, streets, subways, beaches, hotels, restaurants, shops, airports, apartments, cars, buses, hospitals, presidential campaigns - you name it, she is trying to destroy it.
Of course, when I say "she," I actually mean the storm - the superstorm of the decade for the northeast. She is the largest Atlantic tropical system on record (per her diameter), and because of that statistic, New York and surrounding northeastern areas were bracing for the worst. My friends up in New York City were preparing all weekend for Sandy's wrath. They bought plenty of water, candles, flashlights, food and blankets. They were preparing for power outages and cold temperatures. Here are the facts about Miss Sandy: