Humans - Not Very Smart

So... this happened.

Feeding off the news that Google was acting to redirect people searching it for how to join ISIS, this noted person on Twitter, Stephan Heck, tweeted thusly:

which gave you this


You will notice that the (fake!) Google Search results screen shows the supposed redirection of ISIS-searches to information about Einstein, the world's smallest horse.

So many people had to check this out, it moved the needle on Google search stats:


And now the CIA or FBI or someone just got a huge spike in the noise level for this concern.  Yay.

Why is it, that there are so many more horses' asses than horses?

This article was updated on May 9, 2023

David F