We scour the Web to find the best intel you might have missed this week.
The 2012 In/Out List (Washington Post)
Start 2012 in the know with this handy guide from the Washington Post.
Does Airport Security Really Make Us Safer? (Vanity Fair)
An investigation into the efficiency of the T.S.A.'s heightened security measures.
In Memoriam: Bands We Lost in 2011 (Stereogum)
An homage to the White Stripes, Sonic Youth, LCD Soundsystem, REM, and other bands that have gone to meet their music maker.
Watch Kim Jong-Il's Can't-Look-Away Bizarre Funeral (Gawker)
Ruthless dictator or teen idol? Based on the reactions in this video, Kim Jong-Il might have been both.
— Maggie Mallon
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Missing Links: Bill Clinton and Mindy Kaling Recommend Books, Drunk History Christmas, The Dark Knight Rises
Missing Links: Icons of the '70s and '80s, Facebook History of the World, and "Memeoirs"
Missing Links: Haiku Traffic Signs, Impractical Cheeseburgers, and the Most Powerful Images of 2011