Zeitgeist

My second post of the day – and month – is all about Google. This may seem familiar, because it just so happens that my previous post also dealt with Google.

Google recently released, as is their custom, their Zeitgeist (which, defined, is the spirit characteristic of an age or generation).

This report details searches from the past year, including geographic distribution and a timeline. It’s interesting to look at and ponder over, though the most interesting part is the accompanying video:

Anyway, I thought it was a surprisingly touching video, entirely worth the 2 minutes and 54 seconds you’ll put into it.