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Bracing for Hurricane Sandy: 11 eerily apocalyptic images
Americans flee, stockpile, and take one last look at their desolate, soon-to-be-drenched cities
Preparing for Sandy: 12 apocalyptic images REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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s Hurricane Sandy churns up the eastern United States coastline, cities are preparing for the worst. Some residents are fleeing. Others are stocking up on staples. Airlines are canceling flights. Schools are closing. And some of the country's most crowded subways are eerily empty. As the East Coast battens down the hatches, let's take a look at some seriously ominous images:

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