A manly bodywash - and other 2010 achievements

A best-of 2010 would include the memorable commercial from Old Spice, "The Man Your Man Could Smell Like," which can be found among the top YouTube videos of the past year, according to the Boston Globe.

For a retrospective on what went down in 2010, check out these top ten lists recently posted on the Web, as well as a handful of forecasts for 2011.

Have a safe and fun New Year's celebration!

  1. Digital advertising innovations - Mashable
  2. YouTube videos - Boston Globe
  3. Archaeology discoveries - Archaeology Magazine
  4. Neuroscience brainposts - Brainposts blogspot
  5. Books - NY Times Sunday Book Review
  6. Fugitives - FBI
  7. Odd bird defenses - Listverse
  8. Astronomy images - Bad Astronomy
  9. Pop music - Metacritic
  10. Science Stories - Scientific American
  11. News trending on Twitter - Twitter
  12. Apologies - TIME
  13. Startups - ReadWriteWeb
  14. Television shows - TVSquad
  15. Art books - The Big Think
  16. Top Discoveries - National Geographic
  17. People Who Mattered - Onion News

And a few forecasts for 2011:

  1. Information Technology - Internetnews.com
  2. Top Cities - Lonely Planet
  3. App trends - ReadWriteWeb
  4. Food - The Food Channel
  5. Ad World - Business Insider

Wayne