Tag Archive for Google

What happened to the dinosaurs? They are used to indoctrinate children

DN Reader David O’Hare passed along a tip to me yesterday to try googling: “What happened to the dinosaurs”. Here is the surprising and highly misguided result: The top result is from Answers in Genesis, Ken Ham‘s fundamentalist, anti-science, Christian group who believes that dinosaurs existed with humans and they are really a means to fool…

Web pages, including ours, deemed “critical” of Universal Medicine removed from Google Search results

Well, well, well, looks like a certain alternative and controversial “esoteric healing” group was busy for a year or more trying to scrub their image on the internet. Doubtful News is one of many pro-consumer blogs that have reported information about Serge Benhayon’s questionable health treatments resulting in complaints to Google initiated by Universal Medicine (UM) and…

Hair raising video making the rounds

Well, isn’t this curious. A pocket of very strong static electricity is reportedly observed in London. Video: ‘Beam’ of static electricity raises man’s hair outside Google offices in London – Telegraph. Simon Legrand and a friend were walking past the tech giant’s office building on Friday night when they say they felt a “strong electric…

Sharks are attacking the internet

Looks like it’s shark week here at DN too! Sharks Want to Bite Google’s Undersea Cables. There are many, many things that can go wrong as you lay thousands of miles of fiber optic cable along the ocean’s floor. Earthquakes can rip things up, as can fishing hooks. But now we know of a new…

No clues to time travel found on social media

An interesting idea that blows my mind. Time travellers do not use Twitter, scientists find – Telegraph. Researchers predicted that if humans in the future had discovered a way to visit the past they might leave clues on websites like Twitter and Facebook by inadvertently mentioning events which had not yet happened. Astrophysicist Robert Nemiroff…

Google to blame for UFO report last October

I am so excited to bring you an update to one of our most intriguing UFO stories. SOLVED! The Untold Story of Google’s Quest to Bring the Internet Everywhere—By Balloon | Gadget Lab | Wired.com. On October 16, 2012, the granddaughter of one of Allen Epling’s houseguests spotted a shiny object in the sky. Epling,…

Google ‘hypocrisy’: Result – Google hosts Inhofe lunch

Google, what are you THINKING? In this opinion piece, James Temple rips Google for hypocrisy. Lunch for Inhofe should be unthinkable for Google – San Francisco Chronicle. In a shameful act of corporate hypocrisy, Google on Thursday will host a fundraising lunch for Sen. James Inhofe, the delusional or dishonest Oklahoma Republican who famously declared…

Teacher associated with cult murder causes concern in KC high school

“There are official background checks, and then there are teenagers with Google.” Tyler Deaton, whose wife was slain in KC area, suspended from Texas teaching job [S]tudents at Lancaster High School near Dallas Googled the new, young pre-calculus teacher and found news stories from Kansas City with allegations that [Tyler] Deaton’s wife, Bethany, 27, was…

Google did not do in a donkey

Ok, let that outrage go, the Googlemobile did not run over a donkey and leave it for dead. The ornery critter was in the way but escaped in plenty of time. Google Lat Long: Never ass-ume. Over the last 24-hours concerned members of the public and the media have been speculating on the fate of…

Google acquisition announcement was hoaxed

An example of manipulating the media – a fake press release caused some consternation this morning. Announcement of $400 million Google acquisition found to be a hoax – San Jose Mercury News. The announcement hit early in the morning West Coast time: Google (GOOG) had agreed to purchase a little-known Wi-Fi hotspot company named ICOA…