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Pippa Middleton’s arse: classy, Google, classy …

May 1, 2011 One Comment

In a new low for google autosuggest (remember Cheryl Cole's fart?), it's suggesting "arse" as the top suggested search term when you type in Pippa Middleton's name. Off with their heads ...

Searching for Pippa Middleton on Google

Pippa Middleton's arse is suggested

Interestingly, it's treating ass and arse as synonyms and showing results from pages using either.

(Update: A I now appear to be the top result for a search on "pippa middleton's arse". But not ass. Which is nice.)

I've written before about the problems Google Instant has with deciding what to filter and not filter when it comes to rude words. Maybe arse isn't as rude in the USA ... (Update: interest in Pippe Middleton's arse vs dress)

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