Thursday, July 10, 2008

Swastika tops Google's search list, then disappears

Google apologizes for swastika situation
Los Angeles Times, CA - 1 hour ago
We have an automated system to identify and remove inappropriate or offensive material in Hot Trends. In rare cases, when such material is missed, ...

Swastika Shows Up as Number 1 Search Trend on Google
Switched, NY - 12 hours ago
by Tom Samiljan, posted Jul 10th 2008 at 9:40AM We've see a lot of crazy search trends on Google and other online search engines, but nothing prepared us ...

Swastika Appears On Google Trends
Washington Post, United States - 5 hours ago
A number of people noticed a swastika (?) on the hot trends list of Google Trends this morning. Google took the site down with a message that it was ...

Google Trends Showing a Swastika (卐)?
Search Engine Land, CT - 13 hours ago
It appears that Google is displaying a swastika as 卐. This appears to be some sort of chinese character, but the swastika is well known for usage in Nazi ...

Arlington couple wins lawsuit over swastika signs
Seattle Times, United States - Jul 8, 2008
A Washington state couple has won a lawsuit forcing a neighboring landowner to remove "no trespassing" signs with swastikas that the couple. ...
Mother of girl with swastika wants children back, Canada - Jul 4, 2008
Child services was called to a city elementary school in March after the girl, 7, arrived at school with a Swastika, the words "Hail Victory" and "Aryan ...
Mom fighting for children defends her 'white pride' Globe and Mail
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