Video: The Story Of 2012 Told Through Tweets

By Megan O'Neill 

2012 has come to a close and YouTuber Jeremiah Warren has put together an awesome video that takes a look back at the biggest stories of the last year, as told through tweets!’

2012 Told Through Twitter – Year in Review’ begins with Happy New Year tweets from January 1, 2012 and makes its way through all of the year’s most defining moments, from SOPA and PIPA tweets to celebrity deaths, natural disasters, the 2012 Presidential Election, Facebook buying Instagram, Edvard Munch’s ‘The Scream’ selling for $120 million, the Curiosity landing, war, the Mayans and more.

This 2012 video is a followup to Warren’s 2011 Twitter roundup video, which has racked up over 271,000 views in the last year.

Check out the video below and let us know which moments stood out for you in 2012.  Did they make this roundup?  What are you most looking forward to in 2013?

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Megan O’Neill is the resident web video expert here at Social Times.  Megan covers everything from the latest viral videos to online video news and tips, and has a passion for bizarre, original and revolutionary content and ideas.