10 Things We Loved About 2012
From Les Miz to anti-Semitic Elmo, the year’s top 10 most Tattler things—none of them (sadly) NSFW
9. Naked People Going Nuts
From his Royal Highness Prince Harry reviving the age-old debate over Cavaliers vs. Roundheads to the Kony 2012 guy doing nude-tushy thrusts in San Diego to the insane person who ate that guy’s face off in the first wave of what we were warned could soon be an unstoppable wave of Travis the Chimp copycat crime, this was the year where people got mad and weren’t going to take it anymore—and by “mad” I mean “crazy,” and by “it” I mean “underpants.” Here’s hoping for a more placidly nude 2013, in which the unclothed will peaceably weave lanyards and put on productions of Our Town as though at an adult naturist summer camp. I still look forward to ruminating on whether various British heartthrobs are circumcised in the future, though.
The annual sales include postcards from Alan Dershowitz’s collection and a stunning 18th-century Haggadah