Facebook has revealed the most talked-about topics to grace the social network this year, and in the top spot is a perhaps unexpected figure: Pope Francis.

The new pontiff beat out the election (No. 2), the royal baby (No. 3), and even Miley Cyrus (No. 7) on the list of global conversation topics; the singer came in ahead of the Boston Marathon (No. 8) but not the Harlem Shake (No. 5).

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But when looking at just the US, the pope fell to the No. 6 spot. In the top spot was the Super Bowl, followed by the government shutdown—and Miley didn't even make the top 10.

Mashable has both top 10 graphics.