more bistromathics at Google

Joel S. Berson Berson at ATT.NET
Wed Mar 12 19:37:22 UTC 2008

At 3/12/2008 12:54 PM, Benjamin Zimmer wrote:
>Disjunctive queries highlight the overall inaccuracy of Google's
>search result numbers. Here's me complaining about it in Nov. '05:

Did you overlook the excluded middle, those hits that are neither
Connick nor not Connick?

(I notice also that you say Google counts seem to depend on location
-- clearly they are developed at restaurants.)


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