President Barack Obama signs the Don't Ask, Don't Tell Repeal Act of 2010, Wednesday, Dec. 22, 2010, at the Interior Department in Washington. From left are, Commander Zoe Dunning, Marine Staff Sgt. Eric Alva, and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif.
Barons of trivia: Jayhawk Breakfast Rotary Club hosted a Trivia Night fundraiser on Oct. 22 at Alvamar Country Club. The Red Barons won the event. Back row, from are Aaron Blanchard, Christy Blanchard, Dee Weber, Jim Weber and Marguerite Carlson; seated, from left, are Dian Blanchard and Dale Blanchard. Not pictured are Dick Greeno, Dixie Greeno and Lisa Sanborn. Bruce Roberts submitted the photo.
Kansas guard Tyrel Reed celebrates with Travis Releford after grabbing a bucket and a foul from a Cal defender during the second half, Wednesday, Dec. 22, 2010 at Haas Pavilion in Berkeley, California.
Raymond Stockton talks with his attorney after being sentenced to 49 years to life for indecent liberties with a child.
Wrapping gifts gets easier and easier with repetition, and the courtesy wrappers at Weaver’s Department Store have it down to an art. From left Wednesday were Lisa Hilmes, Paula Kyriakos and Megan Ballock.
Corah Miller recovers from an eight-hour heart surgery at Texas Children's Hospital in Houston. It was the first of three surgeries that Corah will undergo to treat a rare condition called hypoplastic left heart syndrome. Her next surgery is scheduled for February.
Bob Lutes, Lawrence, takes a quick pit stop to fill the windshield-washer-fluid tank in his car Wednesday near Ninth and New Hampshire streets. Forecasters are calling for a mix of freezing drizzle and then snow moving into the area today.
A screenshot of the 2010 U.S. Census Bureau's interactive map.
You could go outside and brave the cold and snow and throngs of people returning unwanted gifts, or you could stay indoors, curl up in a blanket and enjoy your much deserved time off with one of these many suggestions.