The beginning of the week ushered in light-hearted fare with online conversations being driven by entertainment news surrounding the Billboard Music Awards and Johnny Depp’s divorce announcement. But as we headed into the holiday weekend, the news of the killing of a Cincinnati Zoo gorilla drove heated debate and made it a top trending item to close out the week.
Read on to find out what top trending topics Taykey detected last week from our analysis of millions of data points from conversations across the web.
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