In the past year, politics has dominated a lot of the conversation on social media in the United States. According to Facebook’s 2013 year in review trends, the government shutdown was one of the most talked-about topics on the social platform in the U.S., coming in second after the Superbowl.

Other political news making the top 10 most discussed topics in the United States included the Syria crisis (No. 4), George Zimmerman (No. 7) and the presidential inauguration (No. 10). Other topics on the list included the Boston Marathon, Harlem shake and Pope Francis.