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Old 12-17-2011, 07:00 AM   #11
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Films, although I've seen quite a few good ones this year, I'm gonna say The Troll Hunter because it was just ridiculously funny.

Albums and games, hmm...no idea on either of those.

But, me and hubby celebrated 25 years of marriage and had a great day; and I managed to push through and get 2 new PBs (at least) which I didn't think I would considering the year we've had.

They are some of the positives and nice times to be able to look back on.
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Old 12-17-2011, 09:47 AM   #12
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But, me and hubby celebrated 25 years of marriage and had a great day;
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Old 12-17-2011, 11:44 AM   #13
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Spent most of the year working around different injuries. This have actually been great since I have learnd alot about how the body works and about lifting weights in general.

The best movie of this year? I have seen some good ones but cant really recall anything that stood out, besides this serie - Game Of thrones, and im really looking forward to the next season that starts in April.




Played Super Mario Bros on the Wii this year and it was a great game, from start to finish.


Old Albums but I heard this for the first time this year so im going with this=)




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Old 12-17-2011, 12:51 PM   #14
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Game of Thrones. Forgot about that Swede.
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Old 12-17-2011, 11:10 PM   #15
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Personally this was the worst year of my life, but heres something i thought was pretty cool.

At Kmart stores across the country, Santa seems to be getting some help: Anonymous donors are paying off strangers' layaway accounts, buying the Christmas gifts other families couldn't afford, especially toys and children's clothes set aside by impoverished parents.

Read more: Anonymous Donors Pay Off Kmart Layaway Accounts | Fox News
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But, me and hubby celebrated 25 years of marriage and had a great day; and I managed to push through and get 2 new PBs (at least) which I didn't think I would considering the year we've had.
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I forgot about the movie Win Win. One of my favorites from 2011.
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This has been a very good year for me. I started back to school after a 6 year lay off, and was able to keep my job even though I moved half way across the country to attend my old university. I'm learning how to squat properly, my strength is going up, my health is generally good. There are negatives to each of these stories, but the positives far out-weight them.
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Great contributions, guys and gal.

Movie
The Tree of Life



Haven't seen many good films this year but for the few that I have, The Tree of Life is at the top of the list.

Album
Buke and Gass - Riposte




Came out in late-ish 2010, but only came across it in 2011. Not my run of the mill music, but definitely original and some good sounds coming from this two-person band. That, and they perform exactly as their album sounds -- how music should be.

TV
Game of Throwns


I'm stealing this from Swede because its just an awesome series. It can get pretty "deep" in plot and never boring. Hope the 2nd is as good.


Past that, 2011 has been a great year. As many downs as up's but thats life. The two that tops it all have been two members of my family defeating cancer and, I, graduating college. Lifting has also been excellent; stepped away from the convention mind sets and tried my own thing, many times, with good break throughs.
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