Margery Eagan: "Sure, many unemployed people want and need their government checks — but yesterday I talked to a bunch who told me they support Sen. Scott Brown on his vote that may take away their own benefits Christmas Day. I was stunned."

Photo: David Axelrod makes new friends.

NASA discovers another life form.

Abe Greenwald praises FIFA for not awarding U.S. the World Cup.

The Christmas tree bomber speaks.

Mary Katharine Ham on the lamest lame-duck ever.

Must've been quite a show at the 92nd Street Y!

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