1. Twinkies are back.
This year — for the first time in a while — Thanksgiving and the first day of Hanukkah fall on the same date: November 28. It won't happen again until the year 79811. That's neat.
3. The word "Mwahahaha" was added to the dictionary.
4. A 3D printer was used to make a functional human ear.
5. So many people fulfilled their lifelong Hadouken dreams.
6. Self-driving cars are becoming a reality.
You may not be aware, but these things already exist. Sure, you can't just go out and buy one yet — but they're out there.