A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.
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A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

A lot of stuff went down in 2011, and while we didn't understand most of it, we still tried to make fun of it as much as possible. A lot of these year-end lists can take forever to muddle through, since they're so over stuffed with things like informed analysis and intelligent insight. But not this one. The Year In Someecards lets you digest nearly every major event of 2011 in bite-sized lines of smart-assed text and snazzy, occasionally relevant line drawings. Get the hanky ready and take a look back at the year that was...

 

We watched the Egyptian people use social networking for something other than posting "Girlz nite out pixxx!!":

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

 

We watched the people of Wisconsin protest for organized labor back before Occupying stuff was cool:

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

 

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We watched Charlie Sheen's real life become way more watchable than his TV show:

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

 

We saw Japan devastated by a Tsunami, immediately followed by countless ill-timed Japanese Tsunami jokes:

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

 

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We saw America come close to starting a third (or fourth?) war by bombing Libya all of a sudden:

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

 

We learned about the importance of Friday, and why it sometimes makes your ears bleed:

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

 

We watched Donald Trump demand Obama's birth certificate, threaten to run the country, and other nightmarish things:

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A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

 

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

 

We collectively agreed to go insane over a rich kid from another country getting married:

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

 

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We saw Osama Bin Laden finally get what was coming to him:

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

 

We breathed a sigh of relief when Donald Trump aborted his presidential run:

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

 

We gasped with horror when Newt Gingrich launched his:

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A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

 

We were introduced to the year's second horniest perv, Dominique Strauss-Kahn:

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

 

We saw tons of dong from the year's horniest perv, Anthony Weiner:

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

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We were so bored that when some old guy announced the world was going to end we all got on board:

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

 

We said goodbye to "ah ha" moments and free cars forever:

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

 

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We bid a far-too-soon farewell to Dr. Kevorkian:

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

 

We found out moderately attractive white chicks can beat a murder charge in America:

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

 

And in Italy:

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A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

 

We wished we were a moderately attractive white chick so we could kill whoever was running Netflix:

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

 

We spent weeks trying not to learn what a debt ceiling is and why we were supposed to care:

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

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We wished Obama a happy, and hopefully stress-free birthday:

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

 

We spent a few minutes trying to figure out why people were rioting in London:

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We rejoiced that the West Memphis Three were now free to go buy Metallica's increasingly crappy albums:

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

 

We watched Gaddafi end his reign of fashion forward tyranny:

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

 

The east coast over-reacted to an extremely mild earthquake:

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A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

 

and a slightly less mild hurricane:

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

 

Then everyone remembered to never forget even more than we never forgot before:

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

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We gradually became more reassured about Obama's reelection:

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

 

We found out just how much the internet has harmed us:

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

 

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We said goodbye to Steve Jobs:

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

 

And hello to daily doses of pepper spray:

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

 

We met the most famous sexually harassing pizza shop owner in America:

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A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

 

We saw New York legalize gay marriage:

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

 

And we saw the E! network bring shame to straight marriage:

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

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We saw Michael Jackson's doctor get prescribed four years in jail:

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We saw college kids engage in the least justified riot in history:

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And we said goodbye to the littlest dictator who ever wore ladies' sunglasses:

A look back at the year 2011 as told in Someecards.

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