Alibi V.19 No.1 • Jan 7-13, 2010 

Feature

A Decade’s Detritus: The Internets

Top Google Search Engine Terms

2009: Michael Jackson
2008: Sarah Palin
2007: iPhone
2006: Bebo
2005: MySpace
2003 and 2004: Britney Spears
2002: Spider-Man
2001: Nostradamus
(2000: no data)

Top Yahoo! Search Engine Terms

2009: Michael Jackson
2005 to 2008: Britney Spears
2004: American Idol
2003: KaZaA
2001 and 2002: PlayStation 2
(2000: no data)

Top Lycos Search Engine Terms

(2009: no data)
2006 to 2008: poker
2005: Paris Hilton
2004: Janet Jackson
2003: KaZaA
2001 and 2002: Dragonball
(2000:no data)