Trendy in 2016

Let's try to make a little time capsule of what was popular in 2016.
  1. Hamilton
  2. Streaming entertainment
  3. Enamel pins
    I swear I was sleeping the day we all decided to get into pins.
  4. Podcasts
  5. Hillary Clinton
  6. Donald Trump
    Ugh.
  7. Brie Larson
  8. Taylor Swift
    Whether you love her or hate her, we talked about her A LOT this year.
  9. Joe Biden memes
    THE BEST
  10. Broad City
    I haven't actually watched this yet, but during the first half of 2016 I think nearly every single other person who I knew and was under the age of 30 was watching this
    Suggested by   @LizDawson
  11. "AF"
    Anything "as fuck": Goals AF, mad AF, etc.
    Suggested by   @LizDawson
  12. BERNIE!! ❤️
    Suggested by   @victralala
  13. Dabbing
    Suggested by   @elmospimpingme
  14. Said goodbye to Natalie Cole, Florence Henderson, David Bowie, Garry Shandling, Alan Rickman, Garry Marshall, Prince, Gene Wilder, Leonard Cohen, Janet Reno, Gwen Ifill, Ron Glass, Miss Cleo and one of my favorite authors, Pat Conroy.
    Suggested by   @justjills
  15. Mannequin Challenge
    Suggested by   @MatthewAlmont
  16. Political correctness, trigger warnings, and safe spaces.
    It's all over Facebook. "Political correctness is ruining our kids." "Trigger warnings are for the weak minded." There is a huge debate over this, and it's not going to end anytime soon.
  17. All too briefly, The X Files returned.
    Suggested by   @HikerGirl60
  18. Alkaline everything
    Everyone is into being alkaline.
    Suggested by   @Boogie
  19. Pokémon Go
    Suggested by   @lizabeth
  20. LaCroix
    Suggested by   @lizabeth
  21. Lemonade
    Suggested by   @lizabeth
  22. Stranger Things
    Suggested by   @Boogie
  23. Off-the-shoulder tops
    Suggested by   @aliciamcelhaney
  24. The return of chokers
    Suggested by   @lizabeth
  25. Getting angry over a headphone jack
    Suggested by   @sarahmccoy
  26. Exploding phones
    Suggested by   @sarahmccoy
  27. Rory holding things weird- I mean...Gilmore Girls
    Suggested by   @sarahmccoy
  28. Contouring
    Suggested by   @lizabeth
  29. Li.st!!! But only for a lucky few!!!
    Suggested by   @julieann718
  30. Neko Atsume
    I'm probably behind the times on this but ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
    Suggested by   @jaidub
  31. Zoodles
    Suggested by   @rachelanne
  32. Heavy brows
    Suggested by   @pathb
  33. Westworld
    I no longer trust the people I sit next to at work.
    Suggested by   @FooDisBaE
  34. dat boi
    Suggested by   @catherinenester
  35. Hatchimals
    The toy that will ruin Christmas for anyone with a kid and a TV and will make a few d-bags with an eBay account and a little foresight a little dough. (Dwight Schrute would have cornered the market on these! No question!)
    Suggested by   @tweedledee
  36. Fuller House
    Suggested by   @Jodiehoklas
  37. Restaurants with tapas style sharable plates
    Suggested by   @stephani
  38. Kate McKinnon
    Suggested by   @stephani
  39. Mandala Coloring Books
    Suggested by   @kate81
  40. Menstrual Cups
    Suggested by   @kate81
  41. The Final Five ❤️
    Suggested by   @stephani
  42. Millennials (a lot of criticism)
    Our selfie sticks, bushy beards, coffee shop aesthetics, participation trophies and... the fact that we will be the leaders of this country in just a few decades.
    Suggested by   @steph_lessthan3
  43. KEN BONE
    Suggested by   @naughtyedamame
  44. Cactus things (vase, posters, plastic ones, real ones..)
    Or Is it just in France ?!!
    Suggested by   @Lisa_Fav
  45. Mindfulness
    Suggested by   @stephani
  46. Turtlenecks
    Suggested by   @afrand3
  47. David Pumpkins
    Suggested by   @afrand3
  48. Michelle Obama
    She's always been an amazing presence, but in 2016 she truly shined! Love this Carpool Karaoke ❤️ https://youtu.be/ln3wAdRAim4
    Suggested by   @victralala
  49. Glossier
    Suggested by   @chloeabzzz
  50. #harambe
    Suggested by   @steph_lessthan3
  51. Fake News
    Suggested by   @shash
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  55. Home delivery meal kits
    Suggested by   @cvlop61