Looking to Use “Rent-A-Girlfriend” Service? Think Again!

A fake French website has revealed something both tragic and pitiful in our modern society by offering to rent men girlfriends who are able to stun relatives, friends or business partners with their charm and beauty.

Looking to Rent a Girlfriend?

Looking to Rent a Girlfriend?

loueunepetiteamie.com (translatable as rentagirlfriend.com) asked the following questions last month: “Have you had enough of being alone? Had enough of your wife?” It further stressed that the “rental services” it offered were strictly non-sexual.

The Blacklist: Google’s Response to Defamation Conviction

Google, Google, Google: What have you done to piss the French off?

Only some days ago, a Paris court convicted US search engine giant Google and its chief executive, Eric Schmidt, of defamation over results from its “suggest” function. The new function, which suggests options as you type in a word, brought up the words “rapist” and “satanist” when the plaintiff’s name was typed into the search engine, legalis.net reported.

The court ordered Google to make a symbolic payment of one euro in damages and take measures to ensure they could be no repeat of the offense.

Google’s Reaction:

Google's Blacklist

Google's Blacklist

After reading Mashable’s article which was published only a few days after the conviction, I think that Google is trying really hard to fix this problem and avoid further convictions by monitoring and regulating its instant suggestions with: Google’s Blacklist.

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