Hurricane Sandy was a monster yet she was totally consumed, eaten alive if you will, by the Nor'easter that mated with her. When a monster eats a monster you know the shit will be deep.
This was not a "Storm of the Century" event. It was the storm of the millennium. Not in the recorded history of the Atlantic coast has there been a storm like this and records go back almost 400 years.
The flooding in lower Manhattan exceeds the worst in history, which was recorded 201 years ago.
The chances are between the sea level rising and global climate change we'll see a repeat performance within the next 20 years.
What do you want to bet that Donald Trump will demand no-interest federal loans and bailouts to repair his Atlantic City casino?