Coming soon to SNL: Lydia Callis!
Or at least the version of Callis played by—fingers crossed—Maya Rudolph. Because Mayor Michael Bloomberg's sign language interpreter has become the face (and hands) of Hurricane Sandy, with her swaggy signing at the live press conferences (which have been aplenty since the storm swept in).
If a picture is worth a thousand words then a GIF is worth a million, and these GIFs feature sign language, which is actually words, so these are worth about infinity words. But just watch and fall in love, world: