intersection 12.9.11

The List of Lists 2011
the skint

The Worst Sentence of 2011
The Bulwer-Lytton Fiction Contest

America's Meanest Airlines: 2011
U.S. New and World Report

2011's Top 5 Book Club Picks

Ten Weirdest Life-forms of 2011
National Geographic

The 25 Least Influential People Alive

Best Science Books 2011
The Guardian

The 45 Most Powerful Images of 2011

The Worst Album Covers of 2011 [NSFW]

70 Most Memorable Sports Moments Of 2011
Busted Coverage

The 10 Best Books of 2011
NY Times

Thailand's 40 Richest

World's Best Hotels 2011
Travel + Leisure

The 25 Funniest Autocorrects of DYAC's First Year [NSFW]
Damn You, Auto Correct

The 10 Most Sugary Kids' Cereals
Mother Jones

India's Best Dressed List 2011

The Top 10 Political Stories of 2011
The Atlantic

The 25 Strangest Rapper & Non-Rapper Collaborations

Most Popular AKC Dog Breeds Ranking 2011
Puppies 'N Dogs

Corruption Perceptions Index 2011
Transparency International

Best Celebrity Wedding Dresses of 2011
Huffington Post

10 Worst Toys List

2011's Best Theater

The 11 best/worst political quotes of 2011
The Washington Post

Top 10 Most Desirable Diamond Shapes for 2011

Top 10 Worst Movies of 2011

Most Ridiculous Baby Products 2011
Baby Gizmo

The 10 Most Promising Jobs for the Next 10 Years
Best Career Opportunities

Notable Crime Books of 2011
NY Times

6 Philanthropic Innovations from the Most Unexpected Sources

10 Top 2011 Cars With Problems
The Street

The Top 100 Global Thinkers 2011
Foreign Policy

10 Worst TV Shows of 2011
Lists & Grades

Countries with Highest Divorce Rates per Capita

12 Most Toptastic Cowbell Rock n' Roll Songs
The 12 Most…

10 Silliest Tech Company Names of 2011
Information Week

2011's Most Corrupt Members of Congress
Citizens for Responsibility & Ethics in Washington

25 Highest-Paid Women

Happiest States of 2011
Live Science

The Top 100 Football PLayers of 2011

Best photos of the year 2011

The 50 Most Generous Philanthropists
Business Week

The 25 Lamest Internet Passwords of 2011
Dallas Data Center

America's 100 best beer bars: 2011
Draft Magazine

Top 11 People in Conspiracies 2011

The 2011 Good Gift Games
The Morning News

Funniest Dog Videos 2011
My Dog Magazine

skint - adj. british slang (1930-35)
lacking funds, broke, bust, stone-broke, impecunious

Around town this weekend, courtesy of the skint: a daily listing of free and cheap things to buy, see, do and eat in New York.

fri: the sweetery truck is giving out free grub all day, plus vouchers for $15 off every $40 spent at the lord + taylor friends + family 25% off sale going on today

fri 8pm: enter your secret stuffed mounted beaver collection at the secret science club's most bonkers event of the year- the 6th annual carnivorous nights taxidermy contest. bell house, $7.

fri-sun 8pm (12/13, 15): essential ny choreographer tere o'connor's dance co. celebrates 25 years with cover boy at danspace project, $18

fri 8pm (every fri thru 12/30): who loves you baby? following successful runs at the fringe festival in ny and ca, tom dimenna brings 70s icon telly savalas (kojak!) back from the grave 'to give the cynical hipsters of today a good kick in the pants'. the huron club at the soho playhouse, $15 with promo code 'sweet' (reg $25).

sat-sun 10am-?: the first 1,000 people skate free (and get free skate rentals) at central park's trump wollman rink


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