Sunday February 23, 2020

2013: The year that brought us twerking and squinching

What a difference a year makes. Just 12 months ago, most of us didn't know what twerking was, while we all did our best to avoid squinching.

29th December, 2013
Robin Thicke and Miley Cyrus get to twerk.

What a difference a year makes. Just 12 months ago, most of us didn't know what twerking was, while we all did our best to avoid squinching. In 2013, however, both words became popular search terms, particularly among internet users in Ireland.

Google's annual zeitgeist report, which highlights the most searched for people, places and things, has once again thrown up a fascinating snapshot of what is and isn't in fashion. What's most interesting about this year's...

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