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In case you missed them last time around, here are the top stories from the week in Racked: Racked Recap 2008: Top Five Unending Lines, At Housing Works, Steven Alan Saves Christmas, Epic Burger King Body Spray Shortage Rocks NYC, Ugg in Soho Undaunted by the Recession, Christmas, and Brace Yourself for the J.Crew Sample Sale