Here are the links we loved today:
The Rumpus interviews White Teeth author Zadie Smith.
Did you know Guided By Voices released three albums last year?
Fake braces are a lot cooler with the kids than you might think.
Relive the literary feuds of 2012.
Gawker predicts what 2013 will be "the year of."
The New York Times profiles actor Bill Pullman.
Open Culture tracks down vintage video performances from Lead Belly,
Celebrate the new year with this new video from Beach House, "New Year":