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Savile Sex Scandal

The BBC came under scrutiny when it was discovered they refused to air an investigation into the late Jimmy Savile, a popular network personality who has been implicated in decades of child molestation. (Lewis Whyld/AP Photo)

Year in Review 2012: Scandalous Behavior

Controversy rocked some of the world's largest institutions—from the

military and the NFL to the Secret Service and the BBC. Some seemingly

untouchable pillars of their profession were tarnished by the scandals

of 2012.