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How Much Do You Actually Remember About Last Year?

It was only six months ago.

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    Beyoncé released <i>Lemonade</i>
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    Beyoncé released Lemonade
    Via Parkwood / Columbia
    Leo DiCaprio won his first Oscar for <i>The Revenant</i>
    Via 20th Century Fox
    Leo DiCaprio won his first Oscar for The Revenant
    Via 20th Century Fox
    Donald Trump was sworn in as president
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    Donald Trump was sworn in as president
    Via Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images
    Pokémon Go came out
    Via The Pokémon Company / Niantic
    Pokémon Go came out
    Via The Pokémon Company / Niantic
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Trump was elected in November 2016 but sworn in on Jan. 20, 2017.

    Trump was elected in November 2016 but sworn in on Jan. 20, 2017.
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    <i>The Revenant</i>
    Via 20th Century Fox
    The Revenant
    Via 20th Century Fox
    <i>The Big Short</i>
    Via Paramount Pictures
    The Big Short
    Via Paramount Pictures
    <i>Mad Max: Fury Road</i>
    Via Warner Bros. Pictures
    Mad Max: Fury Road
    Via Warner Bros. Pictures
    <i>Bridge of Spies</i>
    Via Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
    Bridge of Spies
    Via Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
    <i>Spotlight</i>
    Via Open Road Films
    Spotlight
    Via Open Road Films
    <i>The Martian</i>
    Via 20th Century Fox
    The Martian
    Via 20th Century Fox
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    Spotlight won the Academy Awards for Best Picture and Best Original Screenplay.

    Spotlight won the Academy Awards for Best Picture and Best Original Screenplay.
    Via Open Road Films
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    Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars,
    Via RCA
    Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars, "Uptown Funk"
    Via RCA
    Taylor Swift,
    Via Big Machine / Republic
    Taylor Swift, "Blank Space"
    Via Big Machine / Republic
    Adele,
    Via XL
    Adele, "Hello"
    Via XL
    Beyoncé,
    Via Parkwood / Columbia
    Beyoncé, "Formation"
    Via Parkwood / Columbia
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    Wrong!

    "Uptown Funk" beat out "Blank Space" at the 2016 Grammys. "Hello" and "Formation" were 2017 Grammy nominees.

    "Uptown Funk" beat out "Blank Space" at the 2016 Grammys. "Hello" and "Formation" were 2017 Grammy nominees.
    Via RCA
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    <i>Sense8</i>
    Sense8
    <i>Master of None</i>
    Master of None
    <i>13 Reasons Why</i>
    13 Reasons Why
    <i>Stranger Things</i>
    Via Netflix
    Stranger Things
    Via Netflix
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    The other shows premiered in either 2015 or 2017.

    The other shows premiered in either 2015 or 2017.
    Via Netflix
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    Katy Perry
    Via Capitol
    Katy Perry
    Via Capitol
    Lady Gaga
    Via Interscope
    Lady Gaga
    Via Interscope
    Coldplay
    Via Parlophone
    Coldplay
    Via Parlophone
    Beyoncé
    Via Parkwood / Columbia
    Beyoncé
    Via Parkwood / Columbia
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    Coldplay headlined the show, which also featured Beyoncé. Katy Perry headlined in 2015, Gaga in 2017.

    Coldplay headlined the show, which also featured Beyoncé. Katy Perry headlined in 2015, Gaga in 2017.
    Via Matt Cowan / Getty Images
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    Drake (feat. Wiz Kid, Kyla),
    Via OVO Sound / Cash Money / Young Money
    Drake (feat. Wiz Kid, Kyla), "One Dance"
    Via OVO Sound / Cash Money / Young Money
    Calvin Harris (feat. Rihanna),
    Via Westbury Road / Columbia
    Calvin Harris (feat. Rihanna), "This Is What You Came For"
    Via Westbury Road / Columbia
    The Chainsmokers (feat. Daya),
    Via Disruptor / Columbia Sony
    The Chainsmokers (feat. Daya), "Don’t Let Me Down"
    Via Disruptor / Columbia Sony
    Bruno Mars,
    Via Atlantic
    Bruno Mars, "24K Magic"
    Via Atlantic
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    "24K Magic" didn't come out until the fall.

    "24K Magic" didn't come out until the fall.
    Via Atlantic
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    Meryl Streep Singing/Yelling
    Via TBS
    Meryl Streep Singing/Yelling
    Via TBS
    Salt Bae
    Via instagram.com
    Salt Bae
    Confused Math Lady
    Via Rede Globo
    Confused Math Lady
    Via Rede Globo
    White Guy Blinking
    Via GiantBomb
    White Guy Blinking
    Via GiantBomb
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    Confused Math Lady set Twitter ablaze in 2016. The other memes are from 2017.

    Confused Math Lady set Twitter ablaze in 2016. The other memes are from 2017.
    Via Rede Globo
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    <i>Twin Peaks</i>
    Via ABC
    Twin Peaks
    Via ABC
    <i>The X-Files</i>
    Via Fox
    The X-Files
    Via Fox
    <i>Gilmore Girls</i>
    Via The WB
    Gilmore Girls
    Via The WB
    <i>Full House</i>
    Via ABC
    Full House
    Via ABC
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    Wrong!

    Twin Peaks returned to TV in 2017.

    Twin Peaks returned to TV in 2017.
    Via ABC
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    <i>The Good Dinosaur</i>
    The Good Dinosaur
    <i>Inside Out</i>
    Inside Out
    <i>Moana</i>
    Moana
    <i>Beauty and the Beast</i>
    Via Disney
    Beauty and the Beast
    Via Disney
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    "Moana" came out in 2016; "The Good Dinosaur" and "Inside Out" came out in 2015; and "Beauty and the Beast" came out in 2017.

    "Moana" came out in 2016; "The Good Dinosaur" and "Inside Out" came out in 2015; and "Beauty and the Beast" came out in 2017.
    Via Disney

How Much Do You Actually Remember About Last Year?

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