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Facebook's Top 10 posts of 2013

Kate Middleton and Prince William
Kate Middleton and Prince William

Facebook has become the social barometer in which our collective interests our measured. So, how do we shape up?

The social networking site has released their 2013 figures for the most searched terms throughout their 1 billion plus users.

From monumental moments such as the announcement of Pope Francis (number one) to Miley Cyrus's twerking (number seven) the top 10 is the who's who and what's what of popular culture.
 

1) Pope Francis

VATICAN CITY, VATICAN - MARCH 27: Pope Francis waves to the crowd as he drives around St Peter's Square ahead of his first weekly general audience as pope on March 27, 2013 in Vatican City, Vatican. Pope Francis held his weekly general audience in St Peter's Square today (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

2) Election

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3) Royal Baby

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Kate Middleton and Prince William

4) Typhoon

TACLOBAN, PHILIPPINES - NOVEMBER 10: Two young boys look at the devastation in the aftermath of typhoon Haiyan on November 10, 2013 in Tacloban City, Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan, packing maximum sustained winds of 195 mph (315 kph), slammed into the southern Philippines and left a trail of destruction in multiple provinces, forcing hundreds of thousands to evacuate and making travel by air and land to hard-hit provinces difficult. Around 10,000 people are feared dead in the strongest typhoon to hit the Philippines this year. (Photo by Dondi Tawatao/Getty Images)

5) Harlem Shake

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6) Flood

7) Miley Cyrus

Miley Cyrus twerking during the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards
 

8) Boston Marathon

9) Tour de France

 

10) Nelson Mandela

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