Battle underway in Provincetown over majestic elm tree.
Bloggy: Andy Warhol’s holiday cards excite, the Salvation Army excludes.
The ten least successful Christmas specials of all time.
#1 An Algonquin Round Table Christmas (1927): “Seasonal material of a sort finally appears in the 23rd minute when Dorothy Parker, already on her fifth drink, can be heard to remark, ‘one more of these and I’ll be sliding down Santa’s chimney.'” (via a milkweed colossus)
UK murder trial of homeless crack addict lays out gruesome scene of abuse, humiliation, and torture.