But no one had a year quite like President Trump.
Starting at the inauguration, with his walk up the White House steps to greet the Obamas without his wife and then his fight over his inaugural crowd size, Trump ignited a firestorm of online critiques and a contentious dialogue with the news media.
And it hasn’t wavered. His lengthy handshakes, public fights, brusque interactions and misspelled tweets have been the center of criticism — and meme-making. With 2017 wrapping up, watch the video above for a look back at his greatest hits.