Is it already over?

Twelve months after coming in with a roar (the blizzard of 2011), this year gave us plenty to gawk at and talk about. From Beyonce’s pregnancy (yes, we care) to First Lady Michelle Obama’s historic meeting with Nelson Mandela, this year was nothing if not momentous.

As we gear up to say ‘over and out’ to 2011, take a look at the 50 moments we’ll remember.