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Washington Post: We Just Couldn’t Look Away: The Viral Videos of ’08

Washington Examiner: What goes around comes around for Socks-on Spitzer

N.Y. Times: The Energy Challenge: No Furnaces but Heat Aplenty in ‘Passive Houses’

L.A. Times: USC’s Mark Sanchez has more than pads on his shoulders

USA Today: Monday eye-opener: Romo collapses in shower – Game on

Politico: Top 10 political upsets of 2008

ABC News: 10 Germ Myths Under the Microscope

CBS News: Obama Bristles As Bubble Closes In On Him

Fox News: New York City Girl, 15, Charged With Two Homicides

CNN: Dubai sex-on-beach offender: I was naive

Wall Street Journal: Russian Professor Predicts End of U.S.

MSNBC: Grandma sheds 140 pounds, wears size 0

Congressional Quarterly: CQ Profile: Crafty, Combative Rangel is Powerful – and Under Scrutiny

NPR: Online Comic ‘Penny Arcade’ Breaks Digital Ground

Bloomberg: Holiday Sales Drop to Force Bankruptcies, Closings