Peace Out 2008

29 Dec

I’ve decided to make this list today, so that we can continue to add things as we think of them.  I would love to hear what everyone else comes up with.

Here is a list of things that came with 2008:

New iPhone

Rockband on Wii

Tiger wins another U.S. Open…and retires for the year…

China’s earthquake

5 years in Iraq, 4219 American deaths

New job and a move to DC!

Sarah Palin

The return of Pirates

The return on Britney Spears

A new Batman and Indiana Jones

Beijing Olympics

President Elect, Barack Obama

Philadelphia takes the Series

Russia invades Georgia

DCUSA (target, best buy, etc.) comes to Columbia Heights

Crash of the stock markets

Government Bailouts

Castro steps down

OJ Simpson, back in court (this time no one cares)

“Put a Ring On It” by Beyonce

Congolese Civil War

Eliot Spitzer Scandal

Michael Phelps

Brett Favre leaves Football, on wait, no he doesn’t

Smithsonian, American History museum reopens

Hillary makes 18 million cracks into the glass ceiling

John Edwards broke my heart

President Bush and the shoe


2 Responses to “Peace Out 2008”

  1. M-Ho December 29, 2008 at 6:37 pm #

    I have a few additions:

    1 (and MOST important!) Vanilla Bear & Chocolate Bear meet and fall in love!

    2 – It Helps email chain is started and keeps us sane/laughing all day, while we are “working”

    3 – Lindsay Lohan turns to loving girls

    4 – Heath Ledger passed away…

    5 – David Duchovny enters sex addiction rehab

    6 – A big year for teen pregnancy: both Jamie Lynn Spears & Bristol Palin are with child

    7 – Clay Aiken announced he is gay AND became a baby daddy

    8 – Travis Parker & DJ AM were in a plane crash

  2. James in Washington January 3, 2009 at 7:22 am #

    9. Prop 8 passes and bans same sex marriage in California.

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