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Google Reveals Top Searches of 2008

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Curious to know what we've all been searching for on Google this year? No, not the good stuff - the U Rated version. OK, then not so much but here it goes anyway...
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In its '2008 Year-End Google Zeitgeist' the company has complied a vast array of results from the most popular:

FASTEST RISING GLOBAL QUERIES
Sarah Palin (*shudder*)
Beijing 2008
Facebook login
Tuenti (Spanish Social Networking Site)
Heath Ledger
Obama
Nasza Klasa (Poland Social Networking Site)
Wer Kennt Wen (German Social Networking Site)
Euro 2008
Jonas Brothers

Which have been broken down country-by-country:

MOST SEARCHED UK TERMS
Facebook
BBC
YouTube
eBay
Games
News
Hotmail
Bebo
Yahoo
Jobs (oh dear... could be set to rise next year, I fear)

As well as more quirky ones like:

MOST POPULAR POLITICIANS (UK)
Gordon Brown
David Cameron
Barack Obama
Tony Blair
Sarah Palin
John McCain
George Osborne
Alistair Darling
Boris Johnson
Nicolas Sarkozy

Recipes, tickets, finance terms and more are in there as well, so if you manage to find yourself some spare time I highly suggest you have a hearty perusal...

Link:
2008 Year-End Google Zeitgeist

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