Google Image Quiz, a terrific little web game by the Italian artist and designer Silvio Lorusso, has a simple, hangman-style premise: Can you guess a random Google search term given its first image result?
The game is by turns extremely hard:
And extremely easy:
More than anything, it's a testament to the absolutely insane breadth of subjects—abstract and concrete—that people search Google Images for.
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