But laws of physics dictate that with every action comes a reaction. Every piece of good news seems to come burdened with its own baggage of negativity. Here are some of 2012's major developments -- along with their potential unanticipated consequences.
'Damning with faint praise' perfectly describes the critical reception for the 2013 Chevrolet Malibu Eco.
|Grieving parents get hit with $200,000 in student loans|
|1 in 3 American adults have 'debt in collections'|
|Amazon launches 3-D printing store|
|Apple buffs up radio service with string of acquisitions|
|Target sent victims to Experian, which has sold your data to criminals|