December was the deadliest month of the COVID-19 pandemic in the U.S. ... The U.S. vaccine rollout has fallen far behind its goals ... The Senate overrode Donald Trump's veto of the NDAA ... U.K. and E.U. complete Brexit separation ... A highly contagious COVID-19 variant has been found in 33 countries ... Federal judge dismisses Louie Gohmert's lawsuit seeking to overturn the presidential election ... 2020 was great for the wealthy and terrible for everyone else ... U.S. box office receipts fell 80 percent ... Chloe Bennet reveals she has COVID-19 ... Alvin Kamara's status for the playoffs in doubt after testing positive for COVID-19 ... Alabama dominated Notre Dame in the CFP Semifinal ... Ohio State shocked Clemson in the other CFP Semifinal ... The NHL is planning outdoor games in Lake Tahoe ... Zach Wilson declared for the 2021 NFL Draft ... Kirk Herbstreit ripped Mike Leach over Mississippi State-Tulsa brawl ... Manchester United tied Liverpool atop the Premier League ... DK Metcalf could break a 35-year-old Seahawks record ...
Remembering MF Doom [The Ringer]
The best horror movies of 2020 [Variety]
An early look at the NFL coaching carousel [Sports Illustrated]
Is America still the Shining city on a Hill? [The Atlantic]
DeVonta Smith should absolutely win the Heisman Trophy [The Big Lead]
The best 12 video games of 2020 [Kotaku]
Najee Harris's hurdle in the Rose Bowl was mind-boggling:
This year in unnecessary censorship:
Mumford & Sons -- "I Will Wait"
Not a good wakeup tune? Alright, let's try "Ruby Soho" by Rancid: