2. The Daily Beast on how Republican Sen. Rob Portman’s announcement that he would not be running for president in 2016 will affect the same-sex marriage issue within the GOP during the election. Portman announced his support for same-sex marriage last year after his son came out to him.
5. VIDEO OF THE DAY: Singer and YouTube star Anthony Vincent sings Mariah Carey’s “All I Want For Christmas Is You” in 20 different styles including Nat King Cole, Usher, Alvin & The Chipmunks, Il Duvo, Depeche Mode and more.