Wednesday, April 16, 2008

Fun With Google Trends

Some people in the comments over at Calculated Risk were posting some interesting Google Trend graphs:


Notice the difference between the Google search terms and the frequency of occurrence of those terms in news stories. Looks like "subprime" wasn't in the borrowers lexicon until well after the collapse was underway. "Foreclosure" is definitely on the rise:


If you can find some interesting trends, post a link in the comments. :)