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The Top Searches of 2012: Yahoo

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Yahoo, one of the most popular online portals in the entire world, has released its annual year-end compilation of the most searched-for topics from a wide variety of categories, anything from News to Entertainment to Sports. In this article, we're going to take a look at a few of the items we looked for in 2012; you can see the entire list here for the entire search report.

Previous Yahoo Top Searches of the Year

Top Yahoo Searches Overall

  1. Election
  2. iPhone 5
  3. Kim Kardashian
  4. Kate Upton
  5. Kate Middleton
  6. Whitney Houston
  7. Olympics
  8. political polls
  9. Lindsay Lohan
  10. Jennifer Lopez

Top Yahoo Searches for Gadgets

  1. iPhone 5
  2. iPad 3
  3. iPad Mini
  4. Samsung Galaxy S3
  5. Kindle Fire
  6. iPhone 4
  7. Nook
  8. iPod Touch
  9. Samsung Galaxy Tab
  10. Samsung Galaxy Note

Top Searched For Memes on Yahoo

  1. Kony 2012
  2. binders full of women
  3. Hurricane Sandy fake storm photos
  4. ridiculously photogenic guy
  5. Big Bird
  6. dogshaming
  7. stingray photobomb
  8. eastwooding
  9. Etch-A-Sketch
  10. McKayla Maroney is not impressed

Top Searches For TV & Radio Personalities On Yahoo

  1. Rush Limbaugh
  2. Ellen Degeneres
  3. Kelly Ripa
  4. Chris Matthews
  5. Robin Roberts
  6. Maria Menounos
  7. Paula Deen
  8. Katie Couric
  9. Oprah Winfrey
  10. Howard Stern

Top 10 Celeb Baby Searches On Yahoo

  1. Beyonce && Jay‐z’s baby
  2. Kourtney Kardashian’s baby
  3. Jessica Simpson’s baby
  4. Snooki’s baby
  5. Guiliana Rancic’s baby
  6. Jennifer Garner’s baby
  7. Tori Spelling’s baby
  8. Vanessa Minnillo & Nick Lachey’s baby
  9. Kristin Cavallari’s baby
  10. Kelsey Grammer baby

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