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IN Lifestyle ON 25 Jan, 2016
I remain anchored on Google for a very handsome amount of my daily time, searching for an enormous quantity of content; so do you, and every other person around you. While we have our own set of interests that we remain interested in asking from "Sir Google," what immediately attracts our attention is the data about what people around us are searching on Google in general.
Did you ever imagine that an Indian actress, Katrina Kaif, was the second most searched actress in the USA during the year 2005? No, you didn't and why would you even care? Let me tell you. This is because the comparison between people's Google searches in 2005 and 2015 will let us understand how the mentalities and priorities changed during the course of ten years. The list I have come up with will let you know that change in 15 different categories. Even if you can connect to any one of them, my story will be successful.
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2005: Mean Girls hit the screen in 2004, and that was when Lindsay Lohan became a household name for every Hollywood lover.
2015: Ruby Rose, you name it, and she has it. She is an Australian model, DJ, recording artist, actress, television presenter, and former MTV VJ. All these qualifications proved awesome for her popularity.
2005: Dogs were the ultimate favorite of people during the early 21st century. The combination of cuteness, loyalty and intelligence impressed people.
2015: Chicken took over that crown and made it global that a bird can beat a four-legged animal. Now this must have inspired every other bird.
2005: The singing competition series, American Idol was loved by everyone who loved watching TV back in 2005.
2015: The story of a lawyer Jimmy Mc Gill, better Call Saul has been the talk of the year due to some tremendous performances and storyline.
2005: The man who taught us never to take failure on heart, Michael Jordon, who was retired by then, was the beat every heart.
2015: Ronda Rousey lost just a single match in her entire career and is one of the most feared fighters of all time. She also holds an Olympic bronze medal in Judo in 2008.
2005: The Holy Bible has the answers to every question and this is why it has always been the most read, loved and theft book from the libraries.
2015: The Martian, a 2015 movie made out of this book by Andy Weir has already swept away all the big awards and positive reviews. Google searches are not a recluse to that.
2005: Right when soccer needed a face, Beckham came in and with his tattoos, ribbed body and ever-changing hairstyles, left people from sports and fashion world as his all time fans.
2015: Cristiano Ronaldo, apart from his furious on-field dominance, has always been people's favorite when it comes to Google searches.
2005: Whooooom! That is all that you can hear and see(if you are lucky enough) when a Ford Mustang passes by you.
2015: Wwoooww! This is how you react when this mid-sized wheeled luxury, Chevrolet Malibu takes rest near you(if you are rich enough).
2 05: You can not just look at Richard Melville Hall(Moby) and guess if he is a songwriter, Dj and photographer. It's true that sometimes even the most nerd of the faces turn out to be really interesting.
2 15: "Here comes the fuzz" and here comes the best Dj. Period.
2005: The city that never sleeps was, of course, the most searched city as back then, the city of New York was media's favorite. It still has the same sheen alive and will definitely always have it.
2015: Maryland is situated near the coastline and holds the position of the biggest city of Baltimore. The city has emerged as a pleasant shocker in the list of city searches.
2005: The combination of Gin and Vermouth when garnished with Olives create a great taste, taking Martini to the top.
2015: Sangria is a beverage consisting of red wine and chopped fruits. Its taste is proved by its rank. Yummyyyy.
2005: Lab is famous, Lab is cute, Lab barks, Lab is a favorite and Lab is 2005's best.
2015: Siberian Husky is a dense-eyed masterpiece that seems like a perfect combination of fierce wolf and lovely dog. Awww!
2005: Card lovers around the world finally had something that can make them sit together and gamble with all that fun involved. So if betting is your thing, nothing can beat Poker.
2015: The online-only game, Destiny, was released in September 2014 and since then, it has attracted millions of first person shooting lovers. The astounding graphics and real life experience has made it everybody's favorite.
2 05: Britney was part of all my teenage fantasies. Her mouth-watering body and beautiful voice were enough to give guys back in 2005 sleepless nights.
2 15: Adele, we all just need "Someone Like You" in our lives to stay happy and crazy.
2005: Spongebob's SquarePants and hilarious speaking style left every kid and even adults squared. Nickelodeon's success had a big dependency on this show back then.
2015: The universe needed them to save it from evil. The epic adventure of Steven Universe takes you to a magical world where kids own it all.
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