These Google search Easter eggs are blowing people’s minds
We all know that Google keeps us
hooked on their omnipresent entity entertained with their animated doodles, and the non-animated ones, but not everybody knows about the Easter eggs hidden in their search facility. A lot of people discovered some of them recently, after the QI elves posted this factlet.
If you type the word ‘askew’ into Google, the page will tilt.
— Quite Interesting (@qikipedia) September 17, 2019
There were sceptics, who refused to try it on the basis that they’re not that gullible …
Something similar happens if you type "gullible".
— Yerocha (@Yerocha) September 17, 2019
But anyone prepared to give it a go will have seen this:
God it does as well. pic.twitter.com/7S4w3WQNx1
— Sam (@dalmatian_blue) September 17, 2019
Since @qikipedia had started the ball rolling, others began sharing the Google quirks they knew about, so here they are for you to try and enjoy.
Search for Thanos then click the golden glove that appears somewhere on the page
— Repton (@jonkrisdavies) September 17, 2019
Search Wizard of Oz and click the red shoes and wait. Then click the tornado.
— Elaine Mann (@ElaineMannFL) September 17, 2019
Try 'do a barrel roll'
— Commander Dejan (@TehWhiteCotton) September 17, 2019
see also: recursion
— stephen (@CpnRad) September 17, 2019
Try a search for ‘google in 1998’ – it gives you the original webpage (click the first result for the mirror version).
— Fleazy (@DrFleazy) September 17, 2019
type in wubba lubba dub dub
— KEN HOOD (@kennethmarkhood) September 17, 2019