These Were the Most Talked About Topics on Facebook in 2014

These Were the Most Talked About Topics on Facebook in 2014
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When something happens, we inevitably take to Facebook to voice our opinions. So what were the most-talked about topics on the social media platform in 2014? Disney's Frozen topped the list of most talked-about movies in the U.S., while Beyoncé lived up to her title of Queen B in the entertainers category. Facebook analyzed how frequently a topic was mentioned between January and December of this year to put together 10 topic lists, including most talked-about global topics, most talked-about songs, and most viewed ALS Ice Bucket Challenge videos. Watch the social media website's video that covers all 10 topics below, plus read on for every single list.

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Top Global Topics of 2014
1. World Cup
2. Ebola virus outbreak
3. Elections in Brazil
4. Robin Williams
5. Ice Bucket Challenge
6. Conflict in Gaza
7. Malaysia Airlines
8. Super Bowl
9. Michael Brown/Ferguson
10. Sochi Winter Olympics

Most Talked-About Topics in the US
1. Ebola virus outbreak
2. Ice Bucket Challenge
3. Robin Williams
4. Super Bowl
5. Michael Brown/Ferguson
6. World Cup
7. Conflict in Gaza
8. US midterm elections
9. Malaysia Airlines
10. ISIS

Most Checked-Into Places in the US
1. Disney properties
2. Universal Studios Hollywood
3. Times Square
4. Yosemite National Park
5. Grand Canyon National Park
6. Yellowstone National Park
7. Yankee Stadium
8. Las Vegas Strip
9. Hollywood Walk of Fame
10. Madison Square Garden

Most Talked-About Athletes in the US
1. LeBron James
2. Derek Jeter
3. Floyd Mayweather Jr.
4. Lionel Messi
5. Peyton Manning
6. Carmelo Anthony
7. Tim Howard
8. Luis Suarez
9. Cristiano Ronaldo
10. Dale Earnhardt, Jr.

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Most Talked-About Entertainers in the US
1. Beyoncé
2. Pharrell Williams
3. Nicki Minaj
4. Taylor Swift
5. Jimmy Fallon
6. Iggy Azalea
7. Katy Perry
8. Pitbull
9. John Legend
10. Kim Kardashian

Most Talked-About TV Shows in the US
1. Game of Thrones
2. Orange is the New Black
3. The Walking Dead
4. The Big Bang Theory
5. Downton Abbey
6. American Horror Story
7. Sons of Anarchy
8. True Detective
9. How I Met Your Mother
10. Scandal

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Most Talked-About Movies in the US
1. Frozen
2. Guardians of the Galaxy
3. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
4. Maleficent
5. The Lego Movie
6. The Fault in Our Stars
7. Transformers: Age of Extinction
8. Gone Girl
9. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1
10. The Purge: Anarchy

Most Talked-About Songs in the US
1. "Happy" – Pharrell
2. "All of Me" – John Legend
3. "Stay with Me" – Sam Smith
4. "Turn Down for What" – DJ Snake & Lil Jon
5. "Let It Go (from Frozen)" – Idina Menzel
6. "Drunk in Love" – Beyoncé featuring JAY Z
7. "Anaconda" – Nicki Minaj
8. "Shake It Off" – Taylor Swift
9. "Rude" – Magic!
10. "Fancy" – Iggy Azalea featuring Charli XCX

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Most Viewed Ice Bucket Challenge Videos in the US
1. George W. Bush
2. Will Smith
3. Shakira
4. Mark Wahlberg
5. David Beckham
6. Lady Gaga
7. Steve-O
8. Bill Gates
9. Verne J. Troyer
10. Prince Royce

Top Global Games of the Year
1. Cookie Jam
2. Bubble Witch 2 Saga
3. Candy Crush Soda Saga
4. Klondike
5. Kim Kardashian: Hollywood
6. Old Vegas Slots
7. League of Angels
8. Hero Defense
9. SuperCity
10. Sparta: War of Empires

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