Monday lunchtime links

There’s a whole mess of pop culture to look forward to next year [AV Club]
An interview with the man who invented techno [Capital New York]
For Christ’s sake, the “Terrorist’s Encyclopedia”? [ANIMAL]
“Year of Stop and Frisk.” Not quite  ”Year of the Rat” [Running Scared]
The bigger news is that the NRA sells those chintzy coin sets [Observer]
A tribute to those we lost, business edition [Jeremiah's Vanishing New York]
Maybe Obama just got bored and is negotiating against himself [NYM]