Pope Francis Is Internet’s Top Name Of 2013, According To Global Language Monitor Survey

(HuffPo) Pope Francis is making the world sit up and take notice with his bold statements and radical shift in tone, and people can’t stop talking about him. In fact, he’s the most talked-about person of 2013, according to a recent survey by Global Language Monitor.

So whom did he beat out for the top spot? GLM’s list of top names includes organizations and programs in their top fifteen for 2013, but here are the most mentioned individuals from their list:

1. Pope Francis

2. Edward Snowden

3. Kate Middleton

4. Ted Cruz