Search patterns, trends, and surprises "Based on billions of searches conducted by Google users around the world, the 2004 Year-End Zeitgeist offers a unique perspective on the year's major events and trends." (via marchdesign)
The most popular queries 2004: 1. britney spears, 2. paris hilton 3. christina aguilera, 4. pamela anderson, 5. chat, 6. games, 7. carmen electra, 8. orlando bloom, 9. harry potter, 10. mp3. Read more on Google Zeitgeist
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