Top 13 Moments of 2013

2013…I have to say, you did quite a few pretty awesome things. Now, in no particular order, here are my…

13 Top Moments of 2013

1. Real-life super heroes who come together to help save the day.

Phillippines Relief and Boston Marathon

2. Destiny’s Child Super Bowl Halftime Show Reunion Performance – There was SO much booty-shaking (and flames) on this stage that I just couldn’t handle it. Like, I….just…couldn’t. (They were right).

Destinys Child Super Bowl Reunion

3. N’Sync Reunion Performance on the VMAs – Destiny’s Child AND N’Sync – in ONE year?!?! 2013 made. Note: there was a lot of loud singing, fist pumping and screeching done during this performance.

NSYNC Reunion Performance

4. Stephen Colbert’s “Get Lucky” Performance – MTV…as if you don’t suck enough already – you deny Daft Punk to Stephen Colbert. Well, here is his awesome “slap in your face.” 

Stephen Colbert Get Lucky Performance

5. Malala’s Interview on The Daily Show – Can she be president…of the world…like yesterday?

Malala Daily Show Interview

6. Google India Commercial – Cried like a baby.

Google India Commercial

7. Wendy Davis’s 11-Hour Filibuster to Block Senate Bill 5 – I mean, this woman came prepared – fashionably dressed, hair did, killer kicks and sharp words. Three words…What a BOSS.

Wendy Davis Filibuster

8. Rejection of DOMA – You fly that rainbow flag boo.

DOMA Rejection

9. Tina Fey and Amy Poehler Hosting the Golden Globes – If only Mindy Kaling was in on this, my life would have been made.

Tina Fey Amy Poehler GG Hosts

10. Nina Davuluri becoming the First Indian Woman to Win the Miss. America Title – No amount of twitter-flavored haterade stopped this woman. Seriously…women were on a major GIRL POWER role this year.

Nina Davulvuri Miss America

11. Orlando Bloom Reprising his Role as Legolas in The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug – Did you really think I would leave this off my list?

Legolas in The Hobbit

12. Nelson Mandela – Even though we lost him this year – his words, actions and heart will always live on to inspire.

Nelson Mandela

13. The pound sign is forever changed. #wanttohatethem #cannothatethem #wewontstop  #watchthisformorehashtagfun

hashtag

HAPPY NEW YEAR! XO, JO

And now, the short version:

All images via Google.

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