Relive 2012 As It Played Out On Twitter

By Andrew Liszewski on at

When it comes to reliving headline making news events, the spinning newspaper effect is old and antiquated. Social networks have long since replaced printed media as the go to source for breaking news, so visual effects artist Jeremiah Warren has animated a 2012 year in review using nothing but tweets from the past 365 days.

It's a lovely walk down memory lane, made all the more enjoyable in tiny 140 character snippets that are far easier to digest when you're nursing a killer hangover. [Jeremiah Warren via Laughing Squid]