Friday, January 31, 2014
Why is Dallas so boring? Why is Texas so big?
And other Google auto-complete lies.
Want a deeper look into the minds that roam through the Internet? Easy, go to Google, start a simple statement and let the search engine auto-complete it. The results may range from expected, to hilarious to surprising.
This is also helpful if you were wondering how the Internet stereotypes all 50 states. The Twitter account @Amazing_Maps went through the task of going state by state asking the question “Why is [state] so…” and while the results for our state are predictable, some of the other ones are pretty interesting.
I went one step further to see what the magic of Google auto-complete has to say about Dallas and here’s what I found…
Boring? Really? OK, well if you agree that Dallas is boring and bad, you came to the right place… These links will make Dallas more fun for you:
- 13 cheap or free things to do in Dallas
- Best bars in Dallas to watch the 2014 Super Bowl
- Quirky things to do in D-FW: See fake winter sports, prairie dogs & more
- 39 things Dallasites love to love
Follow Rand at @RandDuren.