Just in time, Quartz is here with the complete guide to flying with kids. (Shorter version: Charge iPad. Get on plane.)

+ Slate: Pumping and dumping is pointless. Drinking while breast-feeding is fine. (This gives new meaning to “nursing a beer.”)

+Rolling Stone: The oral history of National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation.

+ 25 things you might not know about It’s a Wonderful Life.