Now that we've heard from you, we're proud to present you with our final update of 2008: the editorial year end lists. Below you'll find links to the articles:

Finally, with the awesome power of math we've tallied up the scores from each editor and each staff reviewer to come up with…

Remember that last week we posted 8 lists from our staff reviewers and alumni. Earlier today we unveiled the all important readers' choice year end list. We also dug up the most popular stories of 2008.

Happy New Years everyone. If you're drinking tonight, don't drive.