Every year, I’m guessing, I lose about 10-30 seconds of internet video attention span. Ever since I got started, I’ve lost precious time paying attention to online videos, so this collection of what I deem to be 2011’s best should truly be held in high regard by those who understand my plight. Here’s to more viral videos in 2012 that are even shorter (or to more friends willing to share timestamps that note where to start watching!)
2011 was a crazy year for Harry Potter fans! It was an end of an era with the end of the Harry Potter movies, and especially for people like me, who’ve grown up with Harry Potter, it was a bittersweet, whirlwind of a year. Here are my picks of the best Harry Potter related buzz of 2011.
These are the Internet things that made me happiest this year. Most of them are pretty silly and nerdy, and none of them are cats because I already did “best cats.” Enjoy, and Happy New Year. :)
From baby bears to Elvis impersonators to David Bowie to Nonsensical Infographics—2011 was a banner year in art. Here’s a look back on some of the artists whose work made it onto 20x200 over the past year.
Apparently out of all the stuff that happened on the internet in 2011 I liked cute things, food, and Doctor Who the best. I, for one, am not shocked by this realization.
Most of these bloopers actually occurred this year. The rest chose 2011 as the year to emerge from the depths of history to make us laugh.
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We’ve seen the worst fails of the year, and now it’s time for a supercut of the best wins of 2011.
The prolific DJ Earworm has done it again with his annual United States of Pop mash-up. Every song you’ve heard too many times in the last year in a party megamix! I’m already nostalgic.
Here at BuzzFeed, we’ve been making some lists and checking them twice. Here are the folks in 2011 who have been naughty or nice. Who gets their Christmas wish and who gets coal? Let’s find out.
Democrats said some dumb things this year. Here were the moments that stood out.
These are the dumbest things to cross GOP lips this year.
This supercut of the worst fails of the year is 12 minutes of painful schadenfreude.
This video montage highlights several of the most important international news from 2011. What a year it’s been.
Here’s a collection of the best animal photojournalism of the year. It was a sad, funny, but overall cute year for animal photos.
It has been quite the year! As it comes to a close, it’s important to take some time to ponder and reflect on the images that really impacted our lives over the past twelve months.