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“Bisexual” No Longer On The List Of Google’s Banned Words


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  • 9 Comments
    • Carl 1

      Good, better late than never. Can you imagine the right royal sh*tstorm that would have kicked off if they’d banned homosexual, heterosexual or other terms?

      Sep 11, 2012 at 8:06 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • thefayth

      I’ve put up some additional thoughts that touch upon some finer points here: http://www.thefayth.com/2012/09/winning-over-google.html

      Sep 11, 2012 at 11:04 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Cam

      @Carl 1:

      Carl, multiple search screens do ban the word homosexual or gay. We were trying to do charity outreach from a job and had many people wanted to direct their employee donations to a gay group and couldn’t pull any of them up to get them added to the listing because the standard filter provided by the outside vendor screened out homosexual and gay.

      Took a bit of a shitstorm to get that removed.

      Sep 12, 2012 at 6:23 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Cosmic Destroyer

      Yes, but I’m guessing “Cynthia Nixon” is still a dirty word.

      Sep 12, 2012 at 7:31 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • KARUADAM

      FUCK Google, and everyone that use it!!. Block it and stop use it like many of us did long time a go!! .

      Sep 12, 2012 at 10:17 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • GeriHew

      @KARUADAM: We get most of our traffic from Google. Nearly everyone uses it.

      Sep 12, 2012 at 10:44 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • GeriHew

      Happy International Celebrate Bisexuality Day September 23rd!
      http://september23.bi.org/

      Sep 12, 2012 at 10:58 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Cam

      @GeriHew:

      And how will YOU be celebrating it Geri? :)

      Sep 12, 2012 at 4:05 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • GeriHew

      @Cam: I hope to be doing some bouncing up and down at some point……

      Sep 12, 2012 at 4:54 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·

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