by Steven Hale
We're off to a Christm...eh...Holid...you know what, we're going to a party. If you're at home for the night, give these a read:
From Grantland: The Year Music Failed to Blockbust
From the Guardian: Strip NSA of power to collect phone data records, Obama review panel says
From The Washington Post: States with higher black turnout are more likely to restrict voting
From Politico Magazine: How a toothless bureaucratic commission went all Snowden on the NSA
From The New York Times Magazine: How John McCain Turned His Cliches Into Meaning
Those are the links. This is a lynx...