What a wiki game you play

Brian J. Noggle, who wouldn’t be caught dead participating in a meme, has created a meme:

Go to your browser’s address bar and start typing en.wikipedia and report the five top results.

Deucedly clever, that. Here are mine, as of the time of typing this:

Explanations available on request, not that I expect any — and assuming I can think of any.







11 comments

  1. Jennifer »

    9 November 2011 · 7:55 pm

    1. Budhia Singh
    2. Der Nister
    3. One Hand Clapping
    4. Polly Draper
    5. Billy Joe Movie

    Now, I’d love the story behind the GLaDOS search. Which will now show up in mine, because curiosity/cats/alla that.

  2. CGHill »

    9 November 2011 · 7:59 pm

    Actually, it was background for this mash note to Apple’s Siri; I was thinking along the lines of “So what do other robotic female voices have up their virtual sleeves?”

  3. Luther »

    9 November 2011 · 9:41 pm

    You’re such a polite man.

  4. CGHill »

    9 November 2011 · 9:46 pm

    Well, she did ask. And nicely.

  5. hatless in hattiesburg »

    10 November 2011 · 1:51 am

    assuming it’s the first five *unique* results (i.e. not the “talk” or “revision history” pages), mine are:

    fair use
    dan wheldon
    herman cain
    ableton live
    georgics

    now i’m off to find out what chaz’ & jen’s results mean… :)

  6. McGehee »

    10 November 2011 · 6:09 am

    1. Main Page
    2. Ford Galaxie
    3. Frontier Force
    4. Monchchichi
    5. KCWY-TV

    I’m pretty sure 2 and 4 were inspired — possibly indirectly — by posts here.

  7. Brian J. »

    10 November 2011 · 1:52 pm

    Curse you, McGehee. Now I have the Monchichi commercial jingle stuck in my head.

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  9. Nicole »

    11 November 2011 · 7:06 am

    Good title. :)

    1. Silent Hill (video game)

    2. Tibicen

    3. Ostrich

    4. Toffee

    5. Diwali

  10. Tatyana »

    11 November 2011 · 11:00 am

    I won’t tell!

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