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It’s the start of a new year! Though 2013 is underway, I’ve recently reflected about 2012 and all the events that came with it—full of highs and lows, and a lot of change. Let’s rewind, and check out some 2012 highlights.

 Music Albums

  • Channel ORANGE by Frank Ocean
  • Kaleidoscope Dream by Miguel
  • Babel by Mumford and Sons
  • Born to Die by Lana Del Rey
  • Night Visions by Imagine Dragons

 Movies

  • Argo
  • Ted
  • Moonrise Kingdom
  • The Dark Knight Rises
  • Brave
  • Les Miserables
  • Pitch Perfect

 Highs

  • US Olympic domination
  • Victory for Michigan in the Michigan vs. Michigan State
    football game
  • No Shave November (Novembeard)
  • Record number of women heading to the capitol in 2013
  • Mars Rover
  • The World did NOT end (hooray!)

 Lows

  • Lance Armstrong
  • The Euro Crisis
  • Hurricane Sandy

 Favorite Television Moments

  • SNL sketch ‘Undecided Voters’
  • Ron Swanson from Parks and Rec at the Wood Working Awards
  • Eli Manning hosts SNL

 Television Shows

  • Dance Moms
  • Revenge
  • 30 Rock
  • Breaking Bad
  • Parks and Recreation
  • Psych
  • The Walking Dead
  • Mad Men  

 Sports Highlights

  • The Summer Olympics (US domination!)
  • Kobe Bryant
  • San Francisco Giants World Series win
  • NHL Lockout
  • Eli Manning’s second Super Bowl MVP award
  • The Los Angeles Dodgers purchased by Guggenheim Partners for
    $2.1 billion—the largest sports franchise purchase in history.
  • 73rd PGA tour for Tiger Woods
  • Kentucky’s 1st place finish in the NCAA basketball
    tournament

 Unfortunate Trends That Should NOT Continue in 2013

  • Fedoras 

Celeb Moments

  • Beyonce and Jay-Z became parents, and welcomed daughter Blue
    Ivy Carter to their family
  • The music world mourned the loss of Whitney Houston
  • Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth announced their engagement
  • Adele announced that she was pregnant
  • Ashton Kutcher + Mila Kunis= love
  • One Direction scored three awards at the VMAs
  • Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds got married (secretly!)
  • Teen love birds Justin Beiber and Selena Gomez call it quits
  • Kim Kardashian announces that she’s pregnant!

 Trendy Apps

  • Snap Chat
  • Camera+
  • Instagram
  • Temple Run
  • 8tracks
  • Find my iPhone

 Trends

  • Thrifting
  • Going green
  • Netflix
  • Everything indie
  • Ted Talks
  • Going Cash-less
  • Re-selling old stuff
  • Rustic Weddings
  • Fifty Shades of Grey
  • Pintrest
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