Kellen has already worn the batteries out on Hip Hop Randy... why? Because Randy rocks!
Top 10 most wanted gift cards... This is from GiftCardRescue.com, a survey of 20-thousand:
Sidenote: Great idea -- my wife's side of the family is doing a grab bag this year filled with regifts. Everyone brings their best regifted item and throws it in the basket -- then the trading and bargaining begins! Biggest problem is hoping that the regift is not something my mother-in-law got me!
One more visit to Santa... Charlie has a hard time around the big guy -- but he sucked it up just to confirm he got the wish list in the mail... Santa confirmed. All is well.
Top 10 Holiday Decorating DON'TS... from the experts at HouseBeautiful.com:
How to feel better single at Christmas... Interesting article in Psychology Today about dealing with being alone around the holidays. They have a list of reasons why people tend to make this time of year worse for themselves --
#1: They compare their "insides" to other people's "outsides." Yes, couples are smiling and laughing this time of year. Are they really happy? Maybe. They could also be planning to file at the end of next month. You just never know.
So what can you do to make yourself feel better? They offer a few suggestions:
Get the entire list of suggestions here, but they say if you're proactive about dealing with your loneliness, you'll end the year on a positive note.
Raven Symone from the Cosby Show turns 27. Kenneth Branagh from the Otter movies is 52, and Walter "Clyde" Orange of The Commodores is 66.
Today is Human Rights Day
ABC: Extreme Makeover is new with two hours tonight followed by a new Castle
CBS: How I Met Your Mother is new followed by a repeat of The Big Bang Theory. Two episodes of Two Broke Girls, both new, and a new Hawaii Five-O wrap up the night.
NBC: The Voice is LIVE followed by the premiere of Take It All and a new Michael Buble: Home For the Holidays special
FOX: The American Country Awards are LIVE
CW: 90210 and Gossip Girl are both new
Christmas Specials: The only special on in primetime on network TV is the Michael Buble: Home for the Holidays special. Otherwise you may want to catch the original Miracle on 34th Street on AMC at 8pm! Get holiday specials for the entire day here
A little boy returned from the grocery store with his mom. While his mom put away the groceries, the little boy opened his box of animal crackers and spread them all over the kitchen table.
"What are you doing?" asked his mom.
"The box says you shouldn't eat them if the seal is broken," said the little boy. "I'm looking for the seal."