Google Game: Reader Appreciation

Thanks to readers who have sent in their own Google Suggest suggestions. Here are a few searches that have caught the eyes of Unhappy Friends.

From Hilla P., Los Angeles, CA:

These results can be pretty neatly divided into 4 categories:

1. Health + hygiene (poop, hair, exercise)

2. Pet care (bathing the dog)

3. Car maintenance (lube, tires)

4. Financial distress (bankruptcy, donating blood)

Here’s one from Nick S., Brooklyn, NY. Sent with the note, “the last one is sooo good.”

“Alcoholism is a disease, but it’s like the only disease that you can get yelled at for having… ‘Damn it, Otto, you’re an alcoholic.’ ‘Damn it, Otto, you have lupus.’ One of those two doesn’t sound right.”

-Mitch Hedberg

Vodpod videos no longer available.

And finally, this one, from Lesley S., Hoboken, NJ:

Interestingly, the same search performed just four days later reveals a conspicuous substitution:

I guess the dead Pakistani problem got taken care of. But it seems the ordeal has left searchers so exhausted that their eyes are all spazzy.

Thanks, again, for sharing your observations. Feel free to keep ’em coming, folks. Meanwhile, I’ll be Googling how to get other people to do your work for you.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s