Year in Review: The Root Staff Edition

This week on The Confab: From 2 Chainz and Blue Ivy to "YOLO" and political Twitter racism, our staff recalls and debates the highs and lows of the past 12 months.

Rapper Kendrick Lamar; President Barack Obama; Whitney Houston (Getty Images)
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