Take a deep breath, because this list of things that have already happened in 2020 might be a little disorienting. In a year so truly bizarre and chaotic, it’s hard to keep any kind of timeline of events straight in our heads. But believe it or not, every one of these things really really happened this. Year.

Here are 8 random events from 2020 that you probably already forgot about.

This amazing woman was discovered.

Lady Gaga has met her match!


Oooo baby

At the start of 2020, the number 1 song was Mariah Carey’s “All I Want for Christmas Is You.”

React to it!

This is the year The Pussycat Dolls reunited.

Remember that movie ‘Parasite’?

This was the year Parasite made history with a litany of Oscar wins, including Best Picture, and a Best Director award for Bong Joon-ho.

Death of a nut, and the birth of Baby Nut.

This year Planters made the weird decision to kill off Mr. Peanut after having him as a mascot for over 100 years.

And then we got this adorable nutling. Is that a word? Who cares.


Gotta go fast

The long dreaded/anticipated Sonic movie came out to better-than-expected reviews.

Paramount Pictures

Blinded by the light

Remember when we were all talking about Love is Blind for like 2 weeks?


Twilight years

Stephanie Meyers announced a new Twilight book this year, but this time it’s from Edward’s perspective.

I guess when you’ve only got one good idea…

Mario Anzuoni/Reuters

And that’s just a random smattering. If you go back even through your own social media profiles you’ll probably find dozens of things you don’t even remember talking about from this very year. It’s been a wild ride. And it’s not likely to let up any time soon. Hold on tight.

What else could we add to this list?

Remind us in the comments.