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Best of the mediocre

by The Madeleine Brand Show

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The Honda 2012 Civic concept car is unveiled during the first press preview day at the 2011 North American International Auto Show January 10, 2011 in Detroit, Michigan. Steve Proffitt placed the car on his list of 2011's most mediocre. Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images

Steve Proffitt ends the year by bringing Madeleine the first annual Mediocre Awards - his celebration of all things that were just OK. He selected nominees from 2011 that weren't bad or awful, but definitely undistinguished and not great.

Among his list: the Honda Civic, the Miami Dolphins and Rebecca Black.

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