Retired U.S. General Norman Schwarzkopf died yesterday at the age of 78.
Lisa Jackson will step down as head of the EPA next month.
In silly news, gun owner posts contact info of employees at newspaper that published local gun owners' addresses.
In sillier news, Second Amendment advocates seek arrest of Meet the Press's David Gregory.
The Village Voice's survival guide to New Year's Eve in New York.
Michael Musto has some suggestions too.
Indiewire's Top 10 indie games of 2012.
EW names the best commercials of 2012.
Wikipedia's 10 most-visited pages in 2012.
112th Congress named the most unproductive in modern history.
Putin signs ban on U.S. adoptions of Russian orphans.
Judd Apatow proves that celebs cracking wise at critics and fans is still tacky.
Here's a video that didn't make the cut on Slant's Best Music Videos of 2012:
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