Welcome to our Friday GIF roundup, featuring a collection of this week's most important, amusing and/or newsy GIFs and GIF sets by Mike Hayes of BuzzFeed and GIFHound.

The Atlantic GIF'd the moment the lights went out on lower Manhattan. [TheAtlantic]

NASA captured Sandy making landfall from their satellites. [GIFHound]

One GIF that sums up the newfound camaraderie between Gov. Chris Christie and President Obama. [@MichaelHayes]

When Ray Allen tried to say hi to Kevin Garnett [Buzzfeed]

This kid at a rally for Obama in Cleveland. [BarackObama]

Jon Stewart, this week's king of Sandy levity. [Reddit]

GIF of that chilling moment when the ConEd substation in lower Manhattan blew. [NorthAmeriFuck]

Bikes coming out of the dark on the Williamsburg Bridge in Brooklyn. Super poignant. [Pith]

And finally, this guy. [OnlyLOLGIFs]