Here Is a Cool Data Visualization of Facebook’s Hottest Topics Last Month

The pope and iPhone were this big

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What have Facebook users in the U.S. been commenting on lately?

Below, we have all the September data you need in the second edition of Hot Topics, a partnership between Facebook and Adweek to keep our readers abreast of the latest social buzz. 

Pope Francis dominated, while the iPhone and the New England Patriots were all the conversational rage. But more than 20 other subjects hit a nerve with Americans as well. 

Check them out below—click on the image to enlarge it and see how Facebook chatter played out in terms of demographics and timing. 




@Chris_Heine Christopher Heine is a New York-based editor and writer.