The Year 2013 As Told By Nail Art

Gather round, dear children, for a cuticle-based tale of yesteryear.

1. Miley Cyrus happened.

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2. And happened.

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3. And all of a sudden everyone was super concerned with twerking.

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4. Prince George was born.

An entire nation of generally sedate people went berserk.

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5. As was baby Kimye.


Sounds like another royal wedding is JUST AROUND THE CORNER.

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6. Candy Crush took over the hearts, minds, and thumbs of the world.

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7. While Orange Is the New Black took over its eyes, ears, and Netflix accounts.

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Also: bookshelves.

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8. Wendy Davis filibustered.

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9. Teens sexted.

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10. Sharknado was a thing for .0000000000001 seconds.

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11. Arrested Development came back.

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12. And Breaking Bad came to an end.

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13. Hot dogs or legs??? The world may never know.

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14. Banksy caused a stir.

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15. Grumpy Cat continued her reign.

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16. Thanksgivukkah happened for the first (and only) time in 70,000 years.

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17. Everyone you’ve ever met tried to send you this video.

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“No seriously, dude. It’s HILARIOUS.”

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18. Doges doged.

So beauty, much nails.

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