The Year in Review (2013)

The world is a lot poorer without you: a tribute to the great people we lost in 2012...

Best classical music of 2012: See also: Classical music essentials
Most important inventions/discoveries of 2012: See also: Timeline of science and technology
Recommended books of 2012:
Best films of 2012: (From )
I completed the calendar for the whole of january - enjoy:

A secular calendar of saints

I started using email almost exactly 30 years ago (on what was then called "Arpanet"). This was my signature line for many years (the good old ASCII-only world):