What was the moment that defined the year just gone for you? We’ve had economic crisis, political unrest and, biggest of all, Gangnam Style, so what better way of recapping the twelve months just gone by than with the internet’s format of choice: the animated GIF. Here’s just some of our highlights of the year:

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