So you’ve probably seen the ad for the kief, Nineteen-Eighties-Robot-Search that will find the socks that Tracker can’t. Great idea – take a really bad, boring and stale marketing approach to try and get people to use your search engine.

I guess the marketers cannot be blamed this time – after all, who would really want to promote a product that is broken?

Witness below the astonishing results as I clicked the ego search for “Shaun Dewberry”: (click image for full size)

Broken Search Results

Not one single link to, but plenty of links to other crap that doesn’t even mention me? Is being spammed? Is their database corrupt? A similar search for yielded a killer three results, one of which appears to be just as dodgy.

I’ve tried other searches and they all seem to work. Is it just me? Is this belated revenge because I supported Am I simply a lowly corruption in the big database?

Thank goodness for Google.

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