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  • The winners for Brian Lehrer's annual Best Photo Sitting On Your Phone contest have been announced.
  • According to the NY Times, "Donald Trump plans to give the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Bill Belichick of the New England Patriots, who publicly supported his candidacy." Massachusetts Rep. Jim McGovern said it would be "disgraceful" for Belichick to accept the honor.
  • The Washington Monument has closed through January 24th following "credible threats to visitors and park resources” around Joe Biden's inauguration.
  • Found your own social media platform to ban the President from. (h/t Today in Tabs)
  • Ben Smith wrote about "Baked Alaska," his former Buzzfeed colleague who became a white supremacist "influencer."
  • For the first time since the "Megxit," Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will reunite publicly with the royal family this spring.
  • Two gorillas at the San Diego Zoo have tested positive for COVID-19, in what is believed to be human-to-animal transfer of the virus.
  • The Sex and the City revival coming to HBO Max will put over $1 million per episode in the wallets of Sarah Jessica Parker, Cynthia Nixon, and Kristin Davis. I had to wonder, in a country struggling with devastating economic inequality, should anyone be making that much money?
  • Always choose to to roll when a hill is involved: