Facebook and Instagram Users Remembered Aretha Franklin and John McCain in August

The MTV Video Music Awards dominated the photo- and video-sharing network

Legendary singer Aretha Franklin died Aug. 16 Alphotographic/iStock

Facebook and Instagram users remembered those who are no longer with us in August, as late singer Aretha Franklin and late Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) were among Facebook IQ’s Hot Topics for the month.

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