The site shared the top life events globally, the top check-ins around the world, and the most-discussed topics throughout the year. The top life event was "added a relationship, got engaged, or got married," followed by "traveled" and "moved." On a more bittersweet note, "ended a relationship" was No. 4, though "first met a friend" and "added a family member, expecting or had a baby" were Nos. 5 and 6, respectively. Strangely, "got a piercing" came in at No. 9: Of life's (and Facebook's) rich tapestry of events, that seems like an outlier amid a field that also included "lost a loved one" at No. 8.
The most popular check-ins were incredibly varied – you should definitely just check out the map here, though we can tell you that Disney is the clear winner: Disneyland in California, Tokyo Disneyland and Disneyland Paris were all among the most-visited spots of 2013.
Continuing his Epic Year, Pope Francis was the most talked-about topic of 2013, followed shortly by "election," "Royal Baby", "typhoon" and – sigh – "Harlem Shake." Miley Cyrus came in at No. 7, because ... well, because of course she did.
You can also do a drill-down of the most-discussed topics by country – did you know that "Harlem Shake" was the most talked-about topic of 2013 ... in Poland?
We learned so much today.