What Google should do

This Neil Cicierega design-fiction from 2013 proposes a brilliant idea for a Google autocomplete easter-egg, where typing "Google autocomplete is not working correctly" would autocomplete to a long, wonderful list of Borges-ian non-sequiturs, each more wondrous than the last. (via JWZ)

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  1. Neil Cicierega is brilliant. He was maybe 13 when he did this:

    I recco'd this to Boing Boing a few weeks back, but it didn't get picked up:

  2. maximum LOLs... "did a ghost do my taxes"

    it happens, people. it's a thing.

  3. I'll never catch up, I only recently heard about "do a barrel roll".

  4. I disagree. I think Google should do this no matter what you type. Alas, there's no profit to be had.

  5. Jorpho says:

    I wasn't aware he was up to new and interesting shenanigans. I've been checking out Windows 95 Tips on occasion in the hopes that new stuff might appear; clearly, that's not where I should have been looking.

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