This past year was a whirlwind of tragedy, hope and new beginnings, but some things are best forgotten. This list points out some of the more disturbing happenings from 2011, which can now officially be retired.
It doesn’t take much for an animal to look adorable, but this bunch of creatures managed to turn up the cuteness dial to another level. Some of these pets and wild animals were in the middle of the year’s most harrowing natural disasters.
Both Bing and Google released their top 2011 searches for product, celebrity and news terms. You may or may not be surprised to learn that Apple product information was in high demand and that a certain insanely popular celebrity was at the top of the celebrity search list.