Hit me baby, one more time

PUBLISHED : Sunday, 20 March, 2011, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 20 March, 2011, 12:00am
 

There are many ways to measure fame, but, if Google hits are anything to go by, Justin Bieber is 10 times more popular than the Dalai Lama, but only half as sought-after as porn. Meanwhile, neck and neck in the fame game are Beyonce and Star Trek.

Listed here, in ascending numerical order, are 20 randomly picked search results from the nucleus of cyberspace.

20 Jackie Chan (17.7 mln)

19 The Godfather (22.5 mln)

18 John Galliano (30 mln)

17 Mickey Mouse (44.1 mln)

16 David Beckham (54.5 mln)

15 Buddha (66 mln)

14 Gaddafi (69.2 mln)

13 Star Trek (89 mln)

12 WikiLeaks (93.3 mln)

11 Ronaldo (116 mln)

10 Prada (137 mln)

9 Britney Spears (161 mln)

8 Bollywood (183 mln)

7 Justin Bieber (299 mln)

6 Obama (384 mln)

5 Charlie Sheen (468 mln)

4 God (948 mln)

3 Microsoft (1.12 bln)

2 Apple (1.25 bln)

1 Facebook (8.7 bln)

(Certain numbers likely to rise rapidly from the time of going to press)

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