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Trends of the week - in 60 seconds

How did an employee from an American supermarket become the biggest conversation around the world this week? Why is the Yemeni Prime Minister using Facebook to find new ministers? Should politicians use public or private healthcare when they get sick?

Find out why, and see more social media trends of the week, in our 60-second round-up.

Produced by Ravin Sampat and Charlotte McDonald

Images courtesy of Getty Images, Auscalum, YouTube

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  • 09 Nov 2014
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