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Autocomplete Alphabet

Here’s an interesting meme, from Richard who got it from Dina who got it from Lost and Found Memes who got it from Shut Up Dude. You clear your address bar, type the letter ‘a’ and note down the first page that autocomplete suggests. Repeat this for the full alphabet and then share with the world the sites that turn up. Here’s mine…

9 Comments

  1. Edited out the porn entries?
    Maybe that’s just me. Joking! =)

  2. It’s Meme Day!

    I found this from Neil who snatched it from Richard who got it from Dina who discovered it on Lost and Found Memes who stole it from the Shut Up Dude. You clear your address bar, type the letter ‘a’ and note down the first page that autocomplete su…

  3. Dammit, Chris got there before me ;-0))
    And I’m gutted, gutted I tell ya that you’d pick a bloody motorway over me. I’m off to drown my sorrows in a large pot of tea.

  4. Honestly, you two…
    And Daisy, you were third 🙂

  5. Note – don’t do this on your partner’s pc, it’ll open your eyes to things you didn’t want to see.
    I just did, and all the sites are covered by the categories: Console games, Ebay, sites featuring pictures of ladies (which I’m assured is not porn), sport and Sci-fi message boards/news sites.
    24 sites in total covered by 5 categories. I need to have a serious word with him.

  6. Autocomplete Alphabet

    Here’s an interesting meme, from Neil, who got it from Richard, who got it from Dina, who got it from Lost and Found Memes, who got it from Shut Up Dude. You clear your address bar, type the letter “a” and note down the first page that autocomplete…

  7. alphabetical history

    In your browser’s address bar, type the letter “a” and make note of the first page that comes up in the autocomplete list…

  8. autocomplete alphabet

    a content-filler-meme that takes up 40% of my front page real estate? yes please! play along at home: type each…

  9. Links4U, New Year’s Day edition

    Time to clear the bookmarks bar, and close some of those open browser windows without losing the reason I opened them in the first place.