2020 has been a struggle, to say the least.

We continue to live through a pandemic and witness police brutality rob our brothers and sisters of their futures.

While the silver linings to come from 2020 have been few and far between, they've presented themselves nonetheless. In addition to Black women showing up and out in the 2020 election, we also had that day where we collectively imagined what Black superpowers would look like thanks to the Negro Solstice. Aunties showed us that thirst-trapping isn't just a youth sport after Tyler Perry posted a post-workout photo. And we all found a new auntie in music and newfound Twitter legend, Dionne Warwick

Thus, we’ve compiled a list of eight instances in which our glory was showcased through both our hilarity and resilience.