You know what's really big news? Israel and Gaza. Instead of sitting in rooms listening to Petraeus tell the truth they already knew about, they need to be trying to calm that mess down. Another big news story? This fiscal cliff mess. It's funny how the economy issues apparently don't exist anymore.
As far as Sandy is concerned, are you kidding?
This is the image burned into my brain from Katrina:
The response to (and prep for) Sandy has been much, much better. Please don't even open your mouth. You don't know what you're talking about and you're just trying to start mess.