Paul F. Tompkins hosts this look at 2008's pop-culture highlights, featuring the announcement of the person who had the best year ever. Nominees include Cloris Leachman, Sarah Palin, Corey Worthington, David Cook and Thomas Beattie.
Guests include "Dancing With the Stars" cast members Corky Ballas, Lance Bass, Maurice Greene, Carrie Ann Inaba, Cloris Leachman, Susan Lucci, Lacey Schwimmer and Bruno Tonioli. Rob Huebel is a panelist.
Discussed: Mark Indelicato (“Ugly Betty”); Reese Witherspoon and Ryan Phillippe's divorce; Halloween on daytime TV; and Sacha Baron Cohen's press tour for “Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan.”