2010 ends this week! It’s that time of year again when everyone takes stock of what happened in the past 365 days. It’s also that time of year when every news outlet seems especially keen to throw in their two cents, so just for fun, we surfed the ‘Net and made a list some of the more interesting, informative, and/or zany “2010: Year in Review” stories:
Chicago Tribune: Year in Review and Chicago Tribune: Year in Pictures A collection of the Chicago Tribune‘s most stunning images from the year 2010, from the Blagojevich trial, to the Blackhawks parade and many beautiful serendipitous moments in between.
Roger Ebert’s Top 10 Best Films of 2010 The Chicago Sun-Times critic counts down his Top 10, though he says in the article, “The notion of objectively ordering works of art seems bizarre to me.”
Other 2010 links:
Treehugger: Year in Review Most popular and memorable eco news stories of 2010.
Twitter: 2010 Year in Review Whether you are a Twitter user or not, Twitter’s 2010 Year in Review is worth taking a peak at. Twitter sifted through all of the year’s chatter and discovered top trending topics, from the Gulf Oil spill and the earthquake in Haiti to World Cup vuvuzelas and Justin Bieber.
YouTube: Rewind 2010 Is it just us, or is YouTube getting even weirder?
New York Times: 100 Notable Books of 2010 Lots of good picks.
ESPN: Year in Review Most memorable sports stories of the year. (LeBron who?)
Rolling Stone: 30 Best Albums of 2010 Rolling Stone magazine’s “obsessively curated list” of the very best albums of the year.
BusinessWeek: Year in Review The authors grouped the year into chapters—Normal, Jobs, Spills, Stuck, Currency, and Gaga—to “show all the ways in which diverse stories link up, sometimes in linear fashion, sometimes with unexpected leaps such as the price of gasoline, measured in bacon.”
The Daily Show 2010: A Look Back The Daily Show presents the year’s top news stories, done in their characteristic satirical style.
As the first hotel in Chicago to earn LEED Silver certification, Hotel Felix has had a pretty good year! How about you?