Here's a little trivia quiz for you. Look at the list below and guess as to what it is that all of them have in common. Here goes..
- Kanye West, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
- Animals Fight to Survive the Oil Spill
- Tiger Woods, to Everyone, for Cheating on His Wife
- United Unites with Continental
- Conan O'Brien
- Curtains for Joran van der Sloot?
- The Facebook Movie: The Social Network
- Lady Gaga
- Sarah Palin v. Levi Johnston
Not a clue? Alright, more for hints..
- Freedom by Jonathan Franzen
- The New Naturalism
- The Oil Spill — and What It Didn't Change
- Conan v. Leno: Tonight Show Smackdown
- Rolling Stone, November 2010
- Toy Story 3
- Beaked Toad
- Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand
Still nothing? You are not alone. I wouldn't have the answer either.
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Here's TIME's full list of The Top 10 Everything of 2010