Now that Hurricane Sandy has kept almost the entire northeast indoors, people seemed to have developed a new hobby to battle cabin fever: tinkering with storm images on Photoshop. Some pictures are obviously fake and even elicit a few good laughs, while others go viral and spread fear in the hearts of millions around the world whose family members reside in the impacted areas.

Don't let a photo trick you into thinking the apocalypse is upon you and/or your loved ones. Here are 13 photoshopped images of the storm.

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