I LOVE YEAR-END LISTS! Give me all your best of ____ lists and I will be a HAPPY LADY well into the new year!
Here are some of my favourite Best of 2016 lists I've come across so far:
Year-End Film Fest
My boss is a movie NUT who loves spreadsheets and can actually list you his top five movies of all time, in order. Every year he shares a list that consolidates all the top movie of the year lists into one, and then shares his favourites.
30 of the Most Important Articles by People of Colour in 2016
This is important reading for us all.
The Best Infographics of 2016
I love infographics! Infographics for everything! Infographics help us all understand things! Apologies for the fact that this list is in annoying slideshow format.
21 Incredible Innovations That Improved the World in 2016
It's so tempting to write off 2016 as a bunch of pigeon poop that just fell on all of our heads while we were on our way to a job interview. Well, some good things happened this year too, guys!
25 Best Comedians of 2016
I have been getting more into comedy lately, and I didn't even know all of these people EXISTED! Here's to starting the year with a laugh!
Best Memes of 2016
If you're like me, you're getting into old-and-behind-the-times territory, where you (actually) make Snapchat jokes where you suggest snapping your fingers at people (groan, why do I say things). Keep up with what the hip kids are talking about, only a year late with this collection of popular memes from the past year. (Note: anyone who's actually cool will not only know about these as they happen, but know of a whole bunch of things that never made the list). Apologies for another slideshow, you can look at it de-slided here.
5 Painters You'll Be Hearing About in 2017
Get ahead of the curve on the fine art front. Also, there is a Kimye/Titanic mash up in here you've got to see.
22 Podcasts You Should Subscribe to in 2016
Okay, so there's still a couple of days left to be part of the club on these. Bonus: they are divided topically! I want to beef up my science, history, and comedy genres, so this works out well.
Time Magazine's Top 10 Everything of 2016
Finally, spend a solid hour perusing Time Magazine's collection of top ten lists, from novels to plays to the worst songs of the year.
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