13 Moments That Defined 2016

["politics", "Music", "celebs", "election", "hillary clinton", "donald trump", "Taylor Swift"]
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It was an eventful year for Taylor, Kim, Leo, Hillary, and Donald.

We think it's pretty safe to say no one is bummed about saying goodbye to 2016. From all the icons who passed away to the tumultuous presidential election, 2016 was a rollercoaster of a year. We're counting down the top 13 moments of 2016:

13. WHEN GILMORE GIRLS RETURNED TO NETFLIX . . .

giving fans a chance to return to Stars Hollow and finally hear those last four words.

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12. WHEN BERNIE SANDERS WON THE NEW HAMPSHIRE PRIMARY . . .

becoming the first Jewish politician (and self-avowed democratic socialist) to win a presidential nomination contest.

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11. WHEN TAYLOR SWIFT BROKE UP WITH CALVIN HARRIS . . .

only to follow up with a short lived romance with Tom Hiddleston.

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10. WHEN WIKILEAKS RELEASED NEARLY 20,000 DNC EMAILS . . .

exposing what appeared to be favoritism for Hillary Clinton over Bernie Sanders during the primaries.

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9. WHEN BEYONCE PERFORMED AT THE SUPER BOWL . . .

slaying it and causing all kinds of headlines while kicking off her Formation World Tour.

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8. WHEN POKEMON GO TOOK OVER THE WORLD . . .

and 90s kids everywhere died of happiness.

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7. WHEN HILLARY CLINTON BECAME THE DEMOCRATIC NOMINEE . . .

making her the first woman in the history of the U.S. to lead the presidential ticket of a major political party.

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6. WHEN THE #KIMEXPOSEDTAYLOR PARTY HAPPENED . . .

and KimK called out TSwift for lying about not knowing about Kanye's controversial "Famous" lyric.

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5. WHEN MICHAEL PHELPS WON THE GOLD (AGAIN) . . .

ending his Olympic career in Rio with his 23rd 1st place medal.

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4. WHEN HARAMBE WON OUR HEARTS . . .

after being fatally shot when a little boy fell into his encounter.

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3. WHEN LEONARDO DICAPRIO FINALLY WON AN OSCAR . . .

for his performance in "The Revenant" after 27 years and 6 nominations.

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2. WHEN KIM KARDASHIAN WAS ROBBED AT GUNPOINT . . .

while alone in her hotel room in Paris during Fashion Week.

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1. WHEN DONALD TRUMP WAS ELECTED PRESIDENT . . .

defeating Hillary Clinton and changing life as we know it forever.

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