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Old 01-01-2010, 11:12 PM
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A Black man Elected as President and JAckson's unexpected death
are the ones that strike me the most
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This is all i can think of

1. 9/11

2. Iraq Invasion/War

3. Obama's Election/Inauguration

4. Collapse of the Financial Housing Bubble in 2008

5. Decline of the global economy into Recession

6. Michael Jackson's Death in 2009

7. Pope John Paul II's death

8. Election of Pope Benedict

9. Outcome of Election 2000

What am i forgetting?

I do like the order in which you have them. I would displace MJ's death from the top 10 though. John Paul's death had a bigger impact on the world IMO. The election of Benedict- yes important, but not as great as the death of the prior Pope. Now if Benedict was Jewish- OK that would move him up a few notches. I'd probably replace # 6 and #8 with the Tsunami and.... I'll have to get back to you on this.
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