So, this picture of the NYC snowpocalypse is making the rounds:

But they don't hold a candle to what my folks are dealing with in Ocean Grove New Jersey...

(I feel a little guilty that we skedaddled ahead of the storm...)

Still, as Gizmodo explains (and has even more pictures of), Japan might just have us beat:

Man. Admittedly that's like, their Alps, but still. - surprisingly touching capsule obituaries.