Facebook Weekly Highlights Brings You Athletes Visiting Facebook

By David Cohen 

KristiYamaguchiFBHeadquarters650Facebook 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:

  1. Richard Sherman and Michael Crabtree
  2. The snowstorm in the U.S. Northeast
  3. Buzz for Super Bowl XLVIII
  4. Martin Luther King Jr.
  5. Peyton Manning and “Omaha!”
  6. Justin Bieber
  7. Captain and Tennille divorce
  8. Smarties candy
  9. Purdue University
  10. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Other athletes and celebrities to make the cut this week were:

Readers: Did any of your favorite athletes or celebrities make the cut?