2017 was a year that seemed to be permeated and punctuated by negativity. It’s as if news outlets have decided to turn to shock journalism, pettiness or ugliness to make money. The bright and beautiful get lost along with the inspirational amid the chaos. That’s not how we do things here at theCHIVE, though. And that’s not how Twitter user
Jacob Atkins does things. He compiled a list of some of the positive headlines throughout 2017 and we think is fantastic. So kiss 2017 goodbye, or tell it to kiss your ass, by recounting some of the positive news over the last year.