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This article was published on December 7, 2010


Cool US map made of Friday night Google autocompletes

Cool US map made of Friday night Google autocompletes
Chad Catacchio
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Last Friday night (December 3) between 5:45-6:10pm (we’re not sure in what timezone), Very Small Array typed in all of the US states into Google and then renamed each state based on what Google served up as the first result of autocomplete. The resulting map is below, with some of the autocompletes having nothing to do with the states that they’ve taken over (we’ll let you find those yourselves). At any rate, one this is for sure: Americans sure love their college football.