11.Lindsay Lohan served 84 minutes in jail (she was was supposed to serve 24 hours as part of a plea bargain for two DUI charges).
12.Matt Damon was named People's "Sexiest Man Alive!"
13.Borat (aka Sacha Baron Cohen) had a book signing at Borders as part of the promotion for the U.S. release of his film, Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan.
14.Beyoncé and Sugarland performed a country version of "Irreplaceable" at the American Music Awards.
15.Jay-Z released his 10th album, American Gangster, while Alicia Keys released her third studio album, As I Am.
16.Chris Brown and T-Pain had the No. 1 song in the country with their collab, "Kiss Kiss."
17.Enchanted and No Country for Old Men were both released into theaters.
18.And finally, Time magazine named the iPhone the best invention of the the year.