Julie Klausner's work had such an impact on my life this year that I can't imagine what I did before she came along.
Cameron Crowe's films occupy a special place in my heart.
If I had to name my top books of 2011, Ready Player One would be up there -- and not just because it devotes several pages to 'War Games.'
I know you've got some shopping to do, but don't forget BBC America plans to spread good tidings with a weekend of new Doctor Who specials.
By now I hope you've perused previous installments of our list. Let's continue with the the third batch -- our feature concludes tomorrow!
I can't tell you how many people urged me to dial the "Callin' Oates" hotline yesterday. Everyone could use an Oates break.
Today's pic comes from Pop reader Sara L. in Baltimore:
I hope you're having a stellar week -- our Top 100 countdown will continue soon, but in the meantime, here are some headlines: