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#BBCtrending Trends of the week - in 60 seconds

A thread on Reddit lists US customs considered strange or pointless by non-Americans, and Venezuelans post pictures of empty supermarket shelves as a form of protest amid shortage problems.

These, and more social media trends of the week, in our 60-second round-up.

Produced by Samiha Nettikkara and India Rakusen

Video credits: APTN

Picture credits: Getty Images, ThinkStock, Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf

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  • 10 Jan 2015
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