Google Protects Jussie Smollett by Hiding the Most Embarrassing Results When You Search for His Name
Google has been censoring users’ searches of actor Jussie Smollett‘s name, excluding terms related to his alleged “hate crime hoax.”
According to a report Tuesday in the Washington Free Beacon, a review of Google’s autocomplete search function returned no results for “Jussie Smollett” related to what Chicago police said was his attempt to stage a bigoted attack against himself in January.
Smollett was cut from Fox’s hit series “Empire” in May, and the show was subsequently canceled. Yet “Empire” appears as the first autocomplete suggestion for the actor’s name. Google also offers “Mighty Ducks” – a 1992 Disney movie in which Smollett had a