Monday, June 01, 2009

Google News Fail: Gay Pride & Prostates

I happened to glance at Google News today, and saw that their image matching algorithm was on the fritz. These are actual, non-Photoshopped screen captures:



I'm not quite sure what Hillary Clinton has to do with the presidency or gay pride, but apparently Google thinks she's the best match. Freudian slip, perhaps?

Special bonus points because I had no idea that Wired had a gay subsidiary magazine.



Presumably the vigorous physical activity that researchers recommend for young black men includes performing numerous breast exams. Come to think of it, researchers should recommend this for all young men. Except for the readers of "Gay Wired."

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