1. Mashable asked Nick Offerman to read the most profound observations from r/ShowerThoughts, and the results speak for themselves.
- Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will visit Pearl Harbor in Hawaii later this month — the first Japanese leader to do so.
- Donald Trump has picked retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson to be his secretary of housing and urban development.
- A woman clapped back at her anti-gay neighbor using festive rainbow Christmas lights 🎄👏