Back to Article 2011's celebrity breakups: Who came out on top? Year in review Passings: Some of the bright lights that went out in 2011 Add to ... BRAD WHEELER The Globe and Mail Published Saturday, Dec. 17 2011, 12:01 AM EST Last updated Monday, Dec. 19 2011, 6:32 PM EST Brad Wheeler lists some of the people we loved and lost Next Prev See more galleries Hours of Culture: Five things you should check out this week Hours of Culture: Five things you should check out this week Hours of Culture: Five things you should check out this week Mixed-use project in Ottawa meets cultural tourism Hours of Culture: Five things you should check out this week In Pictures: Toronto's Field Trip Festival Heritage schools repurposed for arts, culture and the public In Pictures: Music label founder Jeffrey Remedios and his stable of performers Comments AA More related to this story Pop's crop of new moms The Wattage Meter 2011: Who shone brightest, and who burned out Tiger’s blood, anyone? Pop’s favourite terms in 2011 More related to this story Celebrity scandal roundup: the year in insults, gaffes, and verbal miscues 2011's celebrity breakups: Who came out on top? Kate, Will, Kim, and Kris: A tale of two weddings webamyhoriz.jpg webamywinehouse.jpg web Gil Scott-Heron.jpg webjohnneville.jpg webliztaylor.jpg websidney.jpg Year in Review Read more from The Globe's look back at 2011 In the know News Nanos poll: Harper, Trudeau and Mulcair get boost News Fueling stations keep the world moving Life Indulge your sweet tooth with red velvet cupcakes Report on Business Ten reasons why taking VC money might be a bad idea for your startup Most popular videos » Report on Business Is Coke taking a gamble by tinkering with Canadian product? Sports Watch how Canadian Eugenie Bouchard got fit for tennis stardom Technology Scientists create first-ever 3-D map of Greenland's ice layers News Time Lapse: Snow, frost piling up in New York's Times Square Report on Business Four keys to a happy and healthy retirement Report on Business The latest (and most ridiculous) trend in Super Bowl advertising: Ads for ads Arts Alex Gibney takes aim at Scientology in powerful new HBO film Arts Courtney Love and daughter reunite for Kurt Cobain documentary Globe Drive No scraping necessary: Canadian startup aims to eliminate ice on car windows Life Indulge your sweet tooth with red velvet cupcakes News Holocaust survivor remembers the moment she was liberated from Auschwitz Report on Business Why Air Canada has yet to scrap its fuel surcharges ◀ ● ● ● ▶ Highlights Report on Business The three personal development goals successful people pursue habitually Report on Business How to quit your job like a pro More from The Globe and Mail Report on Business Retirement dreams fade for small business owners in Canada Life Lives Lived: Frank Howard Margolick, 94 Most popular January 28: Your daily horoscope We don’t need life without parole Families earning $30K-$60K to benefit least from Tories’ family plan Banks’ prime-rate cut falls short of BoC in a bid to protect profits Three beaten-down oil stocks that are good bets to bounce back More Top Stories How To How I landed my first book deal Globe Debate The Iraq mission’s dangerous, unspoken reality Hockey Rookie Gaudreau scores twice to lead Flames in win over Sabres Television Actor in CTV sitcom charged with voyeurism after hidden cameras found in condo The Challenge ‘Management by smartphone’ tests the limits Retirement & RRSPs Physician, retire thyself. Not an easy task Video "I am here to play in the snow": Chicago resident in Boston Alex Gibney takes aim at Scientology in powerful new HBO film Scientists create first-ever 3-D map of Greenland's ice layers Video: Carrick Talks Money: The court of last resort for bad investment advice Photos In pictures: Beetles in every possible colour at massive Brazil meeting Images from media day at Super Bowl XLIX Add to Watchlist Add to Watchlist We've run into a glitch. Please try again later. We've run into a glitch. Please try again later.