EDITOR’S CHOICE: Top 10 #Hashtags of 2011

This past April, the late great Jack Layton described Stephen Harper’s crime policies as a “hashtag fail”. Many Canadians most likely responded, “what’s a hashtag?” Well, according to Twitter, the hashtag is used to mark keywords or topics in a Tweet, all indicated by the symbol #. Here are ten of 2011’s most hyped hashtags.

EDITOR’S CHOICE: Top 10 Albums of 2011

Top 10 lists are hard, especially with something as open to personal preference as music. Should one include their personal favourites, or the albums one sees as innovative and daring, even if they weren’t on the iPod rotation as often? 2011 was a great year for musical experimentation – concept albums abounded and the noble…

EDITOR’S CHOICE: Top 10 Movies of 2011

There’s really nothing more subjective than top ten lists. We break them down and sketch them out and rearrange them like there’s some kind of science to it, while in the end, it’s all just a matter of opinion. But also, all those other critics are wrong and these are the year’s best movies. After…

EDITORS’ CHOICE: Top 10 TV Shows of 2011

By: Jonathan Forani and Taylor Pearce TV’s been called a vast wasteland, a mind numbing pastime and the bane of modern day society. So why do we still watch it? In 2011, it was because of shows like the ten featured below, which show how, despite J-Shore and reality television’s ratings reign, TV can also…

Top 10 Albums of 2011

From traditional pop to rap, electronic, and even sax-centric indie rock that echoes the smooth sounds of Kenny G, 2011 was a great year for music. Check out our top 10 albums of 2011 after the jump, and be sure to sound off about what your favourite albums of last year were in the comments.

Top 10 Trends of 2011 We’d Like to Forget in 2012

Every year has its ups and downs: things we’d like to remember, and things we’d just like to forget. So, what were 2011’s answers to 2010’s unfortunately ubiquitous butt-toning shoes, rompers, and jeggings? Undoubtedly we were all guilty of following the herd and indulging in one or more of these unfortunate fads at one point…

Top 10 Blunders of 2011

While most year-end top 10 lists tend to focus on the best things to come out of 2011, this list is meant to recognize the people/companies that really dropped the ball this year. Check out the top 10 most ridiculous, infuriating, and funny blunders of 2011 after the jump. Bring your schadenfreude.