2012 YEAR IN REVIEW
The standout news & pop obsessions gleaned from your search habits
Year in Review 2012: Top 10 Searches
Chalk up another one for the voter: People may have been wearied by the negative campaigns, but they persevered through the slog of politics and made "elections" the year's most searched term. The fifth iteration of an Apple smartphone, a glorious gathering of athletes, the passing of a superstar, and a bevy of celebrities—including one duchess—also mesmerized online audiences in 2012.
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- 20 Trendiest Dog Breeds (and Mixes) in America
Some breeds, like Labrador Retrievers, have been popular pets for years, but other breeds (and popular mixed breeds) have moved steadily up the list over the past decade. For example, 10 years ago you might not have even heard of a Cane Corso, but these days you're likely to cross paths with at least one at your dog park or vet's office.
- Sunscreen Ratings: The Best and Worst for Beach Season 2013
Want to really enjoy your day in the sun? Start by choosing the best sunblock out there so you don't have to worry about getting burned. Luckily, the Environmental Working Group (EWG) has just released its 2013 Sunscreen Guide to Sunscreens, which rates more than 1,400 sunscreens, lip balms, and SPF moisturizers and cosmetics for safety, effectiveness, and affordability. And some of their findings might surprise you.
- Eat This to Burn Fat & Boost Your Immune System
Incorporate this superfood into your diet to lose weight, improve your immune system, and get a healthy dose of vitamin D.
- Billboard Music Awards 2013: Black And White, And Black-And-White
The blue carpet stood out in a sea of black and white.
- The Bling Rings of The 2013 Billboard Awards
Who can say no to a fistful of sparkly rings? Not us.
- U.S. Solider and Stray Cat Save Each Other in Afghanistan
Koshka the cat saved Staff Sgt. Jesse Knott's life while he was serving in the war-torn country. The soldier knew he had to return the favor.
- The Band Perry Keeps it All in The Family
We could never be "DONE" with Kimberly, Neil, and Reid Perry.
- 11 Things Men Do when You're Not Looking
The fascinating, the gross, and the totally inexplicable things men like to do alone, courtesy of our spy, Aaron Traister. REDBOOK.We (try to) fix thingsIt sounds crazy: You've asked us repeatedly to deal with some D.I.Y. project, and when do we tackle it? When you're not even there to see. I'm more inclined to plaster the holes in the playroom (what are they doing up there-jousting?) if my wife, Karel, isn't around to needle me. Also, it helps when "someone" isn't hanging over your shoulder making "helpful" suggestions about how to "apply the plaster in the smoothest possible fashion. ...