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    This Is What The World Looked Like The Last Time Hillary Ran For President

    "I'm in, and I'm in to win."

    The year was 2007... And the world looked very, VERY different.

    Miley Cyrus was still Hannah Montana.

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    Apple unveiled its very first iPhone.

    J.K. Rowling published her seventh (and final) Harry Potter book.

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    Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.

    Keeping Up with the Kardashians premiered for the first time on E!

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    The "Don't Tase Me, Bro" bro got tasered.

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    Spider-Man 3 was the highest grossing film of the year.


    Vladimir Putin was TIME Magazine's Person of the Year.

    David Hasselhoff got crazy drunk and ate a cheeseburger.

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    Britney Spears divorced Kevin Federline and had a meltdown.

    The Sopranos ended its six year run with a head-scratching finale.

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    The I Can Haz Cheezburger? meme was born.

    Miss South Carolina Teen USA taught us about "the Iraq."

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    Reese Witherspoon and Jake Gylenhaal started doing it.

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    Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel started doing it too.

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    Tay Zonday released his YouTube hit, "Chocolate Rain."

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    The Dixie Chicks won five Grammys for their album, Taking The Long Way.

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    Best Country Album, Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group, Album of the Year, Record of the Year, and Song of the Year.

    The Writer's Guild of America went on strike.

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    Beyoncé dressed up like a robot for the BET Awards.


    Bob Barker hosted The Price Is Right for the last time.

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    Radiohead released In Rainbows without any major-label representation.

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    Paris Hilton served hard time in jail.

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    Stephen Colbert ran for President in South Carolina.

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    Transformers made $319,246,193 at the U.S. box office.


    The Obama Girl sang "I Got A Crush On Obama."

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    Anna Nicole Smith died.

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    Barry Bonds broke the MLB home run record.

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    And tested positive for steroids.

    Barack Obama sent out his first tweet:

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    The Big Bang Theory premiered on CBS.


    "Umbrella" by Rihanna was the song of the summer.

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    Gas prices hit a record high of $3.07 per gallon.

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    The Simpsons (finally) starred in their own movie.


    You could still get a black MacBook.

    Barack Obama made an appearance on The Tyra Banks Show.

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    High School Musical 2 became the most-watched made-for-cable movie EVER.


    Gossip Girl premiered on the CW Network.

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    Jordin Sparks won season six of American Idol.

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    Dylan and Cole Sprouse still looked like kids in The Suite Life Of Zack And Cody.

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    Cee-Lo Green wore this detective lab-coat hybrid to the MTV Video Music Awards.

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    Tony Parker and Eva Longoria got married.

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    Mad Men premiered on AMC.


    And Taylor Swift was still singing country music.

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    Yes, 2007 was a distant, archaic year. Let's all be happy we can put it behind us...

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