Here’s to 2013

An eventful year.

We’ve lost a few good ones, but all in all a good year.

List of included people and events:

  • Tina Fey and Amy Poehler lampoon Taylor Swift at the Golden Globes; Swift gets pissed
  • Justin Timberlake announces a return to music
  • Baltimore Ravens beat San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl XLVII
  • Vine app launches
  • Beyonce performs at Superbowl XLVII
  • Netflix series House of Cards premieres
  • Harlem Shake
  • First-ever women’s UCF fight (Rousey vs. Carmouche)
  • Dead Space 3 launched
  • 3D printer for stem cells developed
  • DOMA ends + Prop 8 overturned
  • Pope Francis elected
  • Robin Thicke (“Blurred Lines”) vs. Daft Punk (“Get Lucky”) for song of the summer
  • Candy Crush Saga becomes most popular game on Facebook
  • BioShock Infinite released
  • HTC One launches
  • Higgs Boson confirmed
  • Roger Ebert dies
  • Reese Witherspoon arrested for disorderly conduct
  • Iron Man 3
  • Lakers guard Kobe Bryant suffers torn Achilles’ tendon
  • Samsung Galaxy S4 launches
  • Edward Snowden leaks NSA secrets
  • Lindsay Lohan in rehab
  • Arrested Development Season 4 (finally) premieres
  • The Office final season
  • Behind the Candelabra airs
  • Final season of How I Met Your Mother begins
  • Star Trek Into Darkness
  • The Great Gatsby
  • The Hangover Part III
  • Gif versus “jif”
  • Yahoo purchases Tumblr
  • Customer irate at lack of Dunkin’ Donuts receipt
  • Kimye have baby, North West
  • Paula Deen racism scandal
  • James Gandolfini dies
  • Jon Stewart goes on hiatus leaving John Oliver in charge of The Daily Show
  • Third season of Game of Thrones concludes with record ratings / Red Wedding
  • World War Z
  • Man of Steel
  • LeBron James and Miami Heat win 2nd straight NBA Championship
  • Chicago Blackhawks win the Stanley Cup
  • The Last of Us released
  • Instagram adds video
  • Airplanes movie
  • Prince George of Cambridge born
  • Lauryn Hill goes to prison for tax evasion
  • Legendary General Võ Nguyên Giáp passes away
  • Netflix series Orange is the New Black premieres
  • Dr. Who Reboot
  • Pacific Rim
  • The Wolverine
  • Google Reader closes
  • Miley Cyrus twerking at the VMAs
  • Twerking girl lights herself on fire
  • Grumpy Cat meets Lil Bub
  • BuzzFeed launches Internet for cats
  • Olinguito discovered
  • Breaking Bad ends
  • Jenny McCarthy becomes new co-host of “The View”
  • The Fox (What Does the Fox Say?) goes viral
  • Diana Nyad completes 110-mile swim from Cuba to Florida
  • Dennis Rodman goes to North Korea
  • Grand Theft Auto V
  • iOS 7 / iPhone 5S/5C released
  • “Abundant, accessible” water on Mars
  • Voyager-1 officially leaves solar system
  • U.S. government shuts down
  • Affordable Care Act website launches
  • Lou Reed dies
  • Jonas Brothers break up
  • Netflix surpasses HBO for subscribers
  • Marcia Wallace, voice of The Simpson’s Edna Krabappel, dies
  • Gravity
  • Ender’s Game
  • Bulls guard Derrick Rose returns to court after rehabbing ACL injury; gets injured again
  • Boston Red Sox beat St. Louis Cards, win World Series
  • The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
  • Twitter IPO
  • Playstation 4 launched
  • Xbox One launched
  • Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag released
  • Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues
  • China to attempt first unmanned Moon landing
  • Bill de Blasio wins mayor of New York
  • Legendary General Vo Nguyen Giap Passed away