Google Autocomplete: Lying Scientists, Weird Germans and White Pakistanis

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In my latest post for 3Quarksdaily, I use the Autocomplete function built into Google searches to check out search query phrases which are popular among web users. I was inspired to write this post after I came across an anti-misogyny campaign promoted by UN Women and a recent article in Slate which unveiled the Autocomplete prompt “scientists are liars”. The UN Women campaign and the Slate article are linked in my 3QD post and are both worth checking out. I hope you enjoy the articles and have fun creating your own Google Autocomplete prose poems.

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