'White People Stole My Car' Meme

By Livingly Staff on
Try the search 'White people stole my car" into Google, and you may get a strange suggestion. It seems that many people received emails about the Google search term 'White People Stole My Car'.  Here's how the story goes.  When you type into the search box on Google, the search engine automatically suggests queries similar to the one you're typing.  This feature is called Google Suggest and it is designed to save you some typing.  For example, if you type 'New Yo' into the search box, it...Read Full Story

'White People Stole My Car' Mystery Explained

By Jake on
If you've spent some time on Google trying to figure out why 'white people stole my car' is one of the fastest-rising search terms on Google Trends today, you've probably come away mystified. You've also probably downloaded about sixteen computer viruses, as the malware spammers that leech off Google Trends have jumped on the term in a big way. Luckily, we spent time to figure it all out for you, so you don't have to. Don't thank us, this is why we went to college. Spoiler alert: it's...Read Full Story