Top Ten Things You'll Remember Most About 2016

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2016 was a memorable year for many different reasons. What will you remember the most?

The Top Ten

1 So many famous people died

Carrie Fisher died very recently. It's unbelievable. - DCfnaf

Already started to remembering these things. - zxm

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2 U.S. elections

The first time I've cared about politics in my life. - Goku02

Worst display of campaigning in my life. - WilliamTell

Didn't care about this because I ain't US. - DapperPickle

I've never cared about politics until this thing - TwilightKitsune

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3 New bands and artists you discovered

Lol, I discovered Led Zeppelin that year - PeeledBanana

The Chai - Stevenpenguin

Well here are the new artists I found out. Note: Some of these artist might not be new. I was 14 in 2016
Here they are
Lil B (My new least favorite artist ever, my previous least favorite was Rae Sremmurd)
Desiigner (Panda, better than Future)
The Game
A$AP Rocky (Not 2016 but just found out about him)
Mike WiLL Made It (Worlds worst producer)
Tory Lanez
Future (gets a tiny bit too much hate. But alright rapper.)
Jacob Sartorius (released the worst song ever)
Bebe Rexha
Zay and something umm.. those Juju on that beat kiddos
G-Eazy
DJ Khaled
Swae Lee (I know he is Rae Sremmurd but I only knew his real name in 2016. Along with Slim Jimmy) - AlphaQ

4 Brexit

Hoo-rah for the independent spirit of the British people. A harbinger of item 3.

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5 2016 films

I Wont Forget Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them Or Any Of Those Other Films On My Remix Of Best Films Of 2016 - VideoGamefan5

I won't forget Deadpool. 2016 was an awesome year for movies. Or maybe Suicide Squad - AlphaQ

Captain America: Civil War! - PeeledBanana

But Then I'll Also Remember The Terrible Ones Like Suicide Squad, Norm Of The North, Zootopia, Etc - VideoGamefan5

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6 New friendships you formed
7 New genres of music you became interested in

I'm happier than a Bulldog on a hog's ear, since someone stormed into my life in 2016 and gave me the Blues... - Britgirl

I pretty much got into music in 2016... - PeeledBanana

Became quite interested in making interesting music interesting to someone with serendipitously enthusiastic interest in interesting music, and who also is particularly (and serendipitously), well... interesting (particularly, her particular and peculiar interest in a particularly and peculiarly warped sense of what the staff down at the Institute for the Very, Very Nervous would euphemistically refer to as, humor:).

This has changed my life in such a positive way. It might sound silly to some, but it feels like the sun hasn't stopped shining since the middle of 2016 when I was introduced to Blues but not just Blues, but to music itself! I discovered myself through this music as well. One particular gentleman has changed my life. He knows who he is. Thank you :). - Britgirl

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8 Special Snowflakes melting down

That's what happens when a long, long winter is finally over.

9 Got Your First Job
10 Becoming an adult

Ahh nope, I turned 13 in 2016. - PeeledBanana

Of course! I just turned 14 in March. - AlphaQ

The Contenders

11 Made one very special friend

Yeah... But It was a complicated relationship... Decided to move on, Decided not to talk again but I don't why I still think about that...but anyways Stay blessed you dear - Righteous

Certainly won't forget the year I made a Very special friend. Someone who will always be in my life even when he can't be. - Britgirl

As a late, great American sage once observed, "It ain't over 'til it's over."

On Roblox, I made one. c: - LemonComputer

12 Harambe Harambe "Harambe" (27th May 1999 - 28th May 2016) was the name of a male western lowland gorilla in the Cincinatti Zoo who was shot and killed by a staff member in 2016 due to child negligence, sparking public outrage and later a revered internet meme .

So many people were upset. Really guys the kid could have been killed, he was drug through the water a could have drowned. People say he was trying to help the boy, how do you know? Your adding human emotions to this. The gorilla could have easily killed him. People who think like me are labeled as terrible people. Really we were worried about the kid, you weren't. We're terrible? - RustyNail

I certainly remember the ridiculous mourning towards the death of a wild animal, especially when a young innocent child was at risk here. - Mrveteran

Why isn't this higher?!

Dear god, I can see it now. "Hey remember the year where we worshipped a dead gorilla? "

"Oh yeah, those were some weird times." - cjWriter1997

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13 The music that came out in 2016

By in large it was terrible - jrodz

EDM and EDM and even more EDM! 2016 was a brilliant year when it came to EDM.. - Moons_Heaven

Especially Sweatshirt. GaH o_O - AlphaQ

14 Your most important exams

First year uni exams in my case. - Mrveteran

Yeah I was in a Board class... - Righteous

SAT and ACT tests - SteelCity99

15 The year you joined TheTopTens

I will admit, I joined back in 2013-2014 as a different person. That I will not explain. I joined as me in 2015 and then I made another account also as me summer 2016. - KianaLexi

I joined in April - HallowedBeThyName

Yeah... I have many beautiful memories here and many great friends - Righteous

I joined in August 2016 - lovingicecreams

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16 The Memes

We are number 1. - SteelCity99

17 Pokemon's 20th anniversary

One of the only things I really was happy for this year. - cjWriter1997

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18 Terrorist attacks

So many people died, so many tragic events. - dingodile2603

19 Flint, Michigan
20 KeemStar KeemStar

HOW can't I!

21 The overwhelming evidence that a large part of humanity is dangerously ignorant and alarmingly immature

Yep this is worrying

22 The things you enjoyed
23 Gravity Falls Gravity Falls Gravity Falls is an American animated television series produced by Disney Television Animation that first aired on Disney Channel, and then on Disney XD from June 15, 2012 to February 15, 2016. The series follows the adventures of Dipper Pines and his twin sister Mabel in the fictional town of Gravity ...read more.
24 Aleppo, Syria Aleppo, Syria

Sadly the crisis continues. - SteelCity99

25 We are number one becoming a meme

So, Harambe is here without this one? OK, I'll add it for you then.

This is the best meme of 2016, I love it

26 Overwatch
27 PS4 Pro
28 Pokemon Go! Pokemon Go!

Too adddictive of a game. - SteelCity99

29 Stefan Karl's GoFundMe
30 Being a better 12 months than the first 11 days of 2017
31 The huge amount of terrible music
32 SJW and Alt-right wars

I can't believe people have forgotten this; this was, if anything, one of the biggest things that defined 2016. - dingodile2603

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