FYI Daily: 12/04/13

Todays links...You can get a bit of a preview of Kelly Clarkson's Christmas Special, Kelly Clarkson's Cautionary Christmas Music Tale, in her new video for "Underneath the Tree, Goo Goo Dolls are getting ready for the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree lighting tonight on NBC and like we need another reason to explain why the approval rating of the folks in Washington is on life support but here's another one anyway...just before the shutdown the State Department bought $180,000 in booze.