Google, which a huge percentage of the world uses to search the Internet (unless you don’t want your searches tracked, in which case you use DuckDuckGo) has released its list of top searched subjects in 2013. You can see the trends globally, or by country using the drop down filter at the top. Here are the Top 10 Search Terms in the U.S.:
I only searched for 3 of the items on this list; Nelson Mandela, iPhone 5S and James Gandolfini. How about you?