1. APhoto Fix: Defending New York City Marathon champion Hendrick Ramaala of South Africa, is interviewed after a press conference in New York, today. Each of the record 37,500-plus runners in Sunday’s New York City Marathon has a simple goal: finish the grueling race through the Big Apple’s five boroughs.
3. Humor Fix: David Letterman’s “Top Ten Ways CBS News Can Attract Younger Viewers” here.
5. Top of the News Fix: Teens call for boycott of Abercrombie & Fitch here, Alito hearing to begin Jan. 9 here, Las Vegas mayor: Sever thumbs of graffiti artists here, Muhammad Ali has months to live? here, and Limbaugh tries to stop leaks in drug case here.
6. Opinion Fix: Michael Kinsley/Slate (How conservative is “too conservative”?), Frank Devine/The Australian (Naysayers fail to hijack Iraq triumph), Brent Bozell/Media Research Center (Hollywood still leery of religion), Frederica Mathewes-Green/National Review (“Chicken Little” is scary), and Nick Schulz/Forbes (Don’t fear Google).