There’s an old Chinese proverb that says, “The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials.”
However, since that would make 2016 a polished turd, that saying doesn’t really mean much here. But perhaps we should look at this year as a test of our spirit.
We’ve lost a lot, but let’s not forget, we’ve also gained a lot of terrible things! Here are some of the celebrities that we sadly procured in 2016.
The days when we didn’t know who these people were ... they will be missed.