According to a new study, your boss might one day be replaced by a robot and it could happen in as little as five years.
Interesting Stat of the Day: 2.7 years. Researchers found that heads of state lived about 2.7 fewer years than those they defeated in an election.
Wheaton College has suspended a tenured professor for saying that Christians and Muslims worship the same God. She is also wearing a hijab for Advent, as a show of solidarity with Muslims in the wake of the San Bernardino shooting and subsequent anti-Muslim sentiment.
In technology news, Congress is fighting over the omnibus spending bill before they head home for Christmas. Tucked away in there is a $19.3 billion for NASA, more than the White House is asking for and a decent raise from last year.
Each morning Keith Conrad will give you a few stories useful for starting conversations around the water cooler at work. Assuming that your office actually has a water cooler.