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  • Health care workers at risk and residents and employees of nursing homes and similar facilities will be the first people in the United States to receive coronavirus vaccines.
  • The CDC is set to shorten the recommended length of COVID quarantine from 14 days to 10 days if you've come in contact with someone who tested positive, or 7 days if you receive a negative test result.
  • What's really behind Rudy Giuliani going all-in on Trump misinformation? Self-preservation.
  • It isn't just Rudy who is vying for a preemptive pardon—Trump has also reportedly discussed pardons to his children and to his son-in-law.
  • Already, the White House is being investigated by the Justice Department for a possible bribery scheme involving a pardon from Trump.
  • John Mulaney got a visit from the Secret Service because of a joke he made during his SNL monologue in October: “I guess they opened a file on me because of the joke, and I have to say: Am I stoked there’s a file open on me? Absolutely. Did I enjoy it in the moment? Not so much."
  • Cops busted a massive party with as many as 400 people who were crowded into a Long Island mansion.
  • Members of the Moorish sovereign citizen movement have been knocking on doors in the suburbs of Seattle, claiming falsely that its members are the rightful owners of virtually all property in America.
  • Here's a handy 30-second guide on how to make an AC/DC song.
  • Listen to a surprise collaboration double A-side single from Thom Yorke, Burial, and Four Tet.
  • And finally, here's a very cozy pair (even though the cat looks ready to make a run for it):