Dec. 12, 2012 at 9:04 AM ET
Our pre-caffeine roundup is a collection of the hottest, strangest, and most amusing stories of the morning. Here's everything that you need to know before taking that first sip of coffee today:
To be honest ("TBH"), you may be so busy having a real life that you might have missed Facebook's most-discussed trends and stories of the year. Fear not, because here they are.
Meanwhile, Google's Zeitgeist 2012 — "an in-depth look at the 'spirit of the times' as seen through the billions of searches on Google over the past year" — was revealed on TODAY.
Also, Twitter profiles change today, no matter what.
It's also No Email Day: Good luck celebrating that!
In closing, here are 19 dogs worried about the Apocalypse. (Just sayin' ... you're not alone!)