Facebook Weekly Highlights features photos and videos posted to the social network by celebrities and athletes. This week’s edition featured the photo on the homepage of Arsenal soccer star Aaron Ramsey hosting a Facebook question-and-answer session; as well as the photo above of figure skater Kristi Yamaguchi at the entrance to the social network’s headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif., prior to serving as the digital ambassador for the U.S. Olympic Committee at the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia.
Facebook said its top 10 topics for the week in terms of buzz rankings (Sunday through Thursday) were:
- Richard Sherman and Michael Crabtree
- The snowstorm in the U.S. Northeast
- Buzz for Super Bowl XLVIII
- Martin Luther King Jr.
- Peyton Manning and “Omaha!”
- Justin Bieber
- Captain and Tennille divorce
- Smarties candy
- Purdue University
- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo
Other athletes and celebrities to make the cut this week were:
- Hip-hop star and actor Will Smith skydiving in Dubai.
- Actors Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Bryan Cranston at the Screen Actors Guild Awards.
- Singer Shakira announcing that her new album will drop March 25.
- Actor Elijah Wood hosting a Facebook Q&A during the Sundance Film Festival.
- Oklahoma City Thunder Forward Kevin Durant posted a video of a buzzer-beater by his alma mater, the University of Texas.
- A selfie by comedienne and Critics’ Choice Awards Host Aisha Tyler, featuring Oprah Winfrey and actor Forest Whitaker.
- Singer Austin Mahone taping a cameo for CBS’ “The Millers.”
- Stephen Amell of The CW’s “Arrow” offering a special Facebook Q&A to try to reach the 750,000-like mark.
- Retired soccer superstar David Beckham posted behind-the-scenes shots of his latest campaign for H&M.
Readers: Did any of your favorite athletes or celebrities make the cut?