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Google Earns Ridiculous Backlash For Not Showing Eggs Or Jesus On Easter

I was too busy hosting brunch and raiding my kids’ Easter baskets to notice what yesterday’s Google doodle was, but apparently it was INCREDIBLY controversial. The anti-religious leftists in Mountain View had…

The Stir | April 1, 2013 - 2:50 pm

Is Google Hiding Porn On Image Search?

We’re sure none of our esteemed readers would ever use Google’s wholesome Image Search to find filthy pictures of naked people committing depraved acts. But on the off chance that…

Newser | December 13, 2012 - 11:10 am

Google “Dying Grandparent” On Google Images And You Get … Christina Aguilera?!

Christina Aguilera has fallen victim to an exceptionally strange search engine quirk: If you Google ‘dying grandparent’ in Google Images, it’s predominantly images of her, and she’s neither a grandparent nor…

TheFW | December 10, 2012 - 2:10 pm

Kate Hudson Admits To Cyberstalking Fiance Matt Bellamy

“I Googled him right away! And it was shocking, ’cause he was like two completely different people. I was just in awe of his ability and his talent. And then…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 13, 2012 - 3:40 pm

Google Supports LGBT Community With “Legalize Love” Campaign

Google has launched a new campaign, Legalize Love, which hopes to end discrimination against homosexuals. At the Global LGBT Workplace Summit on Saturday in London, Google executive Mark Palmer-Edgecumbe introduced the…

Daley Quinn | July 9, 2012 - 4:50 pm

The Bad Google Chrome Boyfriend Gets A Response

Remember that Google Chrome ad featuring a Google Doc aimed at winning a spurned girlfriend back? How annoying is that commercial, right? Well the folks over at Upright Citizens Brigade…

Julie Gerstein | June 26, 2012 - 9:40 am

The Most Depressed Place To Live In The U.S.? Philadelphia!

Philly, how you feeling? Everything okay? According to info from Google, you guys are the most depressed city in the country. At least based on your Googling habits. According to…

Julie Gerstein | January 12, 2012 - 4:40 pm

Emma Watson’s Hair Was The Most Googled This Year

I don’t really get it — because it’s generally understood that most guys don’t like short hair. And if guys don’t like short hair then girls aren’t going to get…

Julie Gerstein | December 29, 2011 - 9:20 am

Rick Santorum Would No Longer Like His Name Associated With Anal Sex

Conservative Pennsylvanian politician Rick Santorum announced that he’d be running for president earlier this year, but he’s facing an uphill battle–in part because he’s got a little Google name association…

Julie Gerstein | September 21, 2011 - 2:40 pm

What Happens When You Use Google As Your Therapist?

I Google stuff to find answers to everyday questions, like, “How old is Anne Hathaway?” (Answer: 29) and “What is the name of tiny salty berry-type things in Caesar salad?”

Julie Gerstein | August 4, 2011 - 12:00 pm

Google+ Circles You’d Actually Use

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Have you guys started using Google+, Google’s social networking site, yet? I have, but I must admit I don’t quite get the point…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 17, 2011 - 12:00 pm

Today’s Lady News: Three Girls Win The Google Science Fair

Three girls are the winners of the Google Science Fair, a co-ed science competition. Lauren Hodge studied the effects of different marinades on the level of carcinogens in chicken (wait,…

Jessica Wakeman | July 12, 2011 - 6:40 pm

Ex Gets Revenge Via Meme

What’s a clever way of getting back at an ex in the digital age? By sullying his name on Google images. Jack Weppler’s ex-girlfriend took his professional headshot and went…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 5, 2011 - 11:00 am

A Little Google Humor

Clearly, the Google search engine is a man. At least he has a sense of humor. [Blame It On The Voices] …

Ami Angelowicz | December 20, 2010 - 12:10 pm

Girl Talk: There’s More To Me Than My Google Search Results

After a bit of a hiatus, I reactivated my online dating account in July. I got lots of messages in those first few weeks, but only one person stood out…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 9, 2010 - 3:00 pm

Google Launches Boutiques.com Today!

On Monday we told you that we’d heard rumors about Google opening some type of e-commerce enterprise. Turns out it was true and the internet giant has just today launched…

Leonora Epstein | November 17, 2010 - 1:50 pm

Google, Coming To A Closet Near You

Whispers are furiously circulating that Google will be launching an e-commerce entity which will become fashion’s next big thing. The speculation is based on a few leading hints. One, a…

Leonora Epstein | November 15, 2010 - 1:50 pm

Google Gal Accuses Twitter Guy Of Sexual Assault — On Her Blog

Remember last month when feminist writer Germaine Greer suggested that women “name and shame” men who commit sexual assault online? Well, that has actually happened: A female Google employee has…

Jessica Wakeman | November 8, 2010 - 4:10 pm

Girl Talk: I Googled My Crush And Found Out The Worst

It started out as a normal, 21st century love story: I met Paul*, I liked Paul, so I Googled Paul. We’d been hanging out for two months, and I knew…

Ann Mayfield | October 11, 2010 - 2:00 pm

Does Googling A Person Help Or Hinder A First Date?

We no longer need the library to do research or the mall to go shopping; the entire world is now at our fingertips. The invention of the internet has made…

Carli Alexa Blau | June 27, 2010 - 5:00 pm