1. It’s that time of year…
2. …when we no longer have to feel ashamed that we’ve been listening to “All I Want For Christmas” on repeat since July.
5. The video is a classic.
9. Or Justin Bieber’s “SuperFestive!” take featuring the pop diva.
10. First, there is this ’60s-inspired black-and-white video:
12. There’s even Christmas tree lights!
14. So diva.
16. The second version was the So So Def remix of the song released in 2000 in Japan, featuring Jermaine Dupri and Lil Bow Wow**. The video is…something else.
**He was still “Lil” back then.
19. So, naturally, Mimi heads to the North Pole to save the day, along with her her sidekick pup, Jack.
23. And just when Jermaine and Lil Bow Wow gave up hope that Santa would ever show up…
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- Less than 24 hours after AT&T announced an $85 billion deal to buy Time Warner, politicians are expressing skepticism and opposition.
- An NFL player paid tribute to Harambe, the gorilla who died at a Cincinnati zoo, on his cleats.