Buzz·Posted on Jan 4, 201818 Reasons Why 2018 Is Already Substantially Better Than 2017"2018 will be the year of women!!!" —CNNby Syd RobinsonBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Mariah Carey asked for hot tea during her NYE performance and is officially the first meme of 2018! mariah carey archive @mariaharchive Mariah Carey asking for hot tea during her NYE performance 05:37 AM - 01 Jan 2018 Reply Retweet Favorite 2. Taco Bell is adding NACHO FRIES to their menu! Taco Bell 3. Weed for recreational use is officially legal in California! Highgraderoots / Getty Images 4. We now know what Jennifer Garner looks like as a man! View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 5. Ellen Page married Emma Portner! View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 6. The Bachelor's back and people are throwing really funny shade at it! Dana Schwartz @DanaSchwartzzz How will the Bachelor ever choose which Blonde Ombre Woman to make his wIFE????? 10:53 PM - 01 Jan 2018 Reply Retweet Favorite 7. Coachella announced its lineup and it's AMAZING! Coachella 8. A bunch of really great movies are now on Netflix! Walt Disney Pictures, Beacon Pictures National Treasure, Apollo 13, Midnight in Paris, the Godfather movies, Wedding Crashers, The Shawshank Redemption, Bring It On, the Batman movies, and many more are all available for streaming now! 9. A bunch of people in Nova Scotia banded together to save a beached whale! CTV News / Via ctvnews.ca 10. It's snowing in Florida and people aren't mad about it! View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 11. Bruno Mars and Cardi B released their collab, "Finesse (Remix)," and it's a '90s-throwback BOP! View this video on YouTube youtube.com 12. Britney Spears chewed gum and sang at the SAME TIME! Mike T @majtague Britney chewing gum while barely lip syncing is the level of effort I’m going to put into 2018 04:44 PM - 01 Jan 2018 Reply Retweet Favorite 13. Apple's iOS 11 software has a new feature that can help you stay safe! BuzzFeed / Crystal Ro 14. These twins were born in two different years, which is cool!!! KGET News @KGETnews Maria Flores gave birth to twins born in different years. Her son Joaquín was born two minutes before the #NewYear,… https://t.co/CPxl8GMzqS 09:14 PM - 01 Jan 2018 Reply Retweet Favorite 15. Khloé Kardashian appeared on Ellen to FINALLY talk about her pregnancy! View this video on YouTube youtube.com 16. I found this beautiful one-eyed cat on Instagram! View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 17. Doug the Pug has become everybody's new #fitspiration! View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 18. And finally, CNN has claimed that "2018 will be the year of women"!!!!!!!!! CNN / Via cnn.com I fucking hope so. Here's to a better 2018!!! Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF TBS / Via giphy.com For more Do Better 2018 content, click here!