10 Moments That Made 2012 Great

From Obama's debates to a Spike Lee joint, these achievements made this year memorable.

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So, that is one slice on the good that 2012 brought into the world. It works for me. For now, at the least. So, pass me a glass of Pol Roger, and let's ring in 2013 with smiles on our faces!

Lawrence D. Bobo is the W.E.B. Du Bois Professor of the Social Sciences Harvard University.

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