Jimmy Fallon’s debut, the NBA All-Star Game, and Powerball are among the most-buzzed-about topics on Facebook this week. Public figures are joining the conversation, too, so check out our weekly rankings and a few standout posts.
This Week’s Facebook Buzz Rankings*
1. Protests in Venezuela
2. Presidents’ Day
3. Jimmy Fallon starts as ‘Tonight Show’ host
4. Crisis in Ukraine
5. Sochi Olympics
6. Kyrie Irving named NBA All-Star MVP
7. “Titanfall” gameplay on Xbox
8. Powerball jackpot
9. Viral video of goats playing on metal sheet
10. “Guardians of the Galaxy” trailer released
*Facebook Buzz Rankings reflect the top topics being discussed on Facebook, Feb 16-19, in the United States. The rankings are based on both frequency and momentum: the Facebook conversations that not only got a lot of buzz during the week, but also saw a notable increase compared with the previous week.