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'Kim Kardashian' Most-searched Again

Nov. 27, 2012

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Top Bing searches for 2012
Top Bing searches for 2012

Kim Kardashian was the most searched-for celebrity in 2012, according to search engine Bing.

Other top celebs included Justin Bieber at No. 2, bumped down from most-search-for in 2011; Miley Cyrus replacing Jennifer Aniston at No. 3; and Rihanna, replacing Lindsay Lohan at No. 4.

LiLo slipped down to fifth place.

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Honey Boo Boo was the fifth-most popular news story, though she didn't make the top 10 list celeb list.

Among tech searches, the iPhone 5 punched in the top numbers, while viral hits included "Gangnam Style."

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Included among the year's top searches overall were the 2012 election, the London Games and Superstorm Sandy.

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