New Year's celebrations have started and we are attempting to track them as they roll across the globe. Sydney, Australia is the first we've added and we'll update as midnight hits the major cities around the world.
From the enduring fame of Jersey Shore's Snooki to actor Joaquin Phoenix's fake out, this year was full of surprises from actors, musicians, pundits and political figures. But if incoming House speaker John Boehner's crying teaches us anything, it's that as much as some things change, they also stay the same.
Politics and Sarah Palin dominate the most read blog items of 2010.
Today is the second day of Kwanzaa. But a lot of Americans might not know that, as they celebrate in far fewer numbers than Christmas or Hanukkah.