2012: The year in photos of Kate Upton [SLIDESHOW]

Were you able to go an entire day this year thinking about Kate Upton or seeing a scantily clad photo of her on the Internet that just happened to pop up while you were “working”? Probably not.

The past year was undoubtedly the year of Kate Upton — everyone’s favorite buxom blonde and congressional niece. (RELATED: Kate vs. Fred: Which Upton wore it best?)

Let’s revisit Upton’s year month by month, shall we? You’re welcome.

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  • This is extremely subtle photo of Kate was taken this December for German Vogue's January issue. Happy New Year!
  • Kate has been very successful in her career thus far, her future is promising. 
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  • It doesn't look like Kate was featured in any magazines in October. For shame! HOWEVER, she was on the November cover of Cosmopolitan that hit stands in early October. Loophole!
  • Let's all forgive Kate Upton for the bizarre video she did for CR Fashion Book that involved babies and unicorn people, because boobs.
  • Kate Upton is either putting on jeans or taking them off in the August edition of GQ Italia. You decide.
  • Here is Upton enjoying a patriotic popsicle in a patriotic bikini on the cover of GQ's July issue.
  • In June, Kate showed off the latest in bikini fashions in a photo shoot for Beach Bunny swimwear.
  • Here is Upton in the May issue of Harper's Bazaar just posing by a pool in a one-piece and high heels, naturally.
  • In April, Kate appeared in the Czech Republic's version of Esquire. Sure, it's the same photo shoot, but here is a different photo. You're welcome.
  • In Esquire Magazine's March issue, Upton showed some underboob in a tiny T-shirt that must have been originally made for toddlers.
  • And so it begins: Februrary's Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition cover spawned the year of a zillion Kate Upton bikini shoots.
  • What's blonde and tall and curvaceous all over? Kate Upton on the cover of British Vogue in January.

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