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Ryan Gosling, Channing Tatum

4. "Sexiest Man Alive" backlash Last year it was Bradley Cooper, and this year it was Channing Tatum. Both years Ryan Gosling was robbed -- at least, according to angry fans who protested the choice for People magazine's "Sexiest Man Alive." It proved that Goslings following hasn't shrunk a bit since 2011's epic debate. On the bright side, Gosling and Cooper seemed to have put it all behind them , so here's hoping we see a similar burying of the hatchet between Gosling and Tatum in 2013.

2012 Year in Review: Top 5 Ryan Gosling moments

December 18, 2012

The past year was no disappointment whenever Ryan Gosling was involved.From vintage footage to saving lives to colouring books, 2012 provided us with plenty of Gos fodder. --Carly Maga