Are Google Ad Results Racist? (Updated)

It's tough to imagine computers and robots and electrical wiring being racist but a Harvard study has found "significant discrimination" in advertising results depending on the perceived race of the name you search for. Names typically associated with black people produced more ads related to crime. Searches for white… » 2/04/13 10:00pm 2/04/13 10:00pm

Why Is Brando Selling Obama's Face on a @%$#&*% KFC Bucket?!

I'm really, REALLY not understanding why Brando, purveyor of all things strange and gadgety, is selling a tissue holder looking like a certain fried chicken bucket— WITH OBAMA'S FACE on it. ARE YOU KIDDING ME?! » 6/22/09 9:55pm 6/22/09 9:55pm