20 Best Lists of 2014
Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte, left, and Ebola workers in Patrice near Macenta, November 2014. Getty

Lists: We read them, we share them, we debate them fiercely, and then we move on with our lives. Some linger in the memory, though, for any number of reasons. With that in mind, here's a rundown of what we've decided are 2014's best lists. Maybe it was a ranked breakdown that provided an indelible snapshot of the year gone by. Maybe it was a collection of odds and sods so silly that we LOLed. Or maybe it was so authoritative or argument-starting that we simply couldn’t click away.