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Google Suggestions

This is pretty inconsequential but Nakamura’s discussion of racial prompting from portals and some of our musings from class last week reminded me of some of these stories I’d come across. Took me a while to dig them out of my Twitter feed. :) Have you guys seen other similar examples in your own searching?

http://www.businessinsider.com/2009/2/google-suggest-thinks-the-internet-is-terrified-of-chinese-people-goog

http://antoniocangiano.com/2008/03/22/google-translates-bug-and-google-suggests-racial-oddity/

http://www.comedycentral.com/tosh.0/2009/09/08/fake-search-suggestions-white-people-stole-my-car/

http://www.orcmagazine.com/Google_Your_Race/

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