Links from the Times for Dec. 21
The Rhythm Arts Project known as TRAP is a rehabilitation program using rhythm instruments to stimulate learning, coordination and communication skills. View slideshow.
Here comes Santa Claus: Vic Sitmer dons a red suit to bring joy to children. View slideshow.
Some think Bush was too liberal
One of the most remarkable things about the end of George W. Bush's presidency is how many of his old pals can't wait to see him go. Still, he recently appeared before the conservative think tank American Enterprise Institute. | Q&A, video