The Ice Bucket challenge has created a new viral trend
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#BBCtrending: Trends of the week in 60 seconds

24 August 2014 Last updated at 00:34 BST

What's been trending on social media around the world this week?

From a backlash against the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, to the Egyptians criticising their government by tweeting ironic crowd control tips to police in Ferguson, BBC Trending brings you some of the week's top trends - in 60 seconds.

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