From Jeremy Lin to Gabby Douglas, the DREAMers to Trayvon, Todd “Legitimate Rape” Akin to the re-elected President Obama, 2012 was a long, full year of highs and lows in the headlines. Here’s your annual look back at it all. Jorge Rivas gives you the year in review, in 2 minutes and 30 seconds. Ready, go!

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