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Saturday, October 25, 2003

Fifteen Seconds at MetaCrawler's Back Door 

Current unfiltered MetaCrawler searches October 24, 2003 and a look at the results

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*-dave schoeneman

Metasearch results for "dave schoeneman" (1 - 20 of 49)
Result #1 is probably the winner:
...HOMEWOOD Featuring Professional Appraisers SUSAN and ALLAN BAGDADE from HGTV's Appraisal Faire - - - - - DAVE SCHOENEMAN from Shane's and many others ADMISSION: $10 for 2 items to be appraised. 4 item maximum Public Is Welcome

The only other positive hit is result #3 on Meta Crawler and #2 Google: File Format: Microsoft Word 2000 - View as HTML
... 1.2 Announcements Jeanne Hughes: Dave Schoeneman has been appointed interim-Superintendent at a local school district; By-Laws allow him to technically remain ...

Oddly Casebook:Jack the Ripper is the #1 Google search result for Dave Schoeneman.
... Bob Hinton (1), Book Reviews (10). Boston (2), Brian W. Schoeneman (1). ... Daniel
Farson (2), Dartmoor Suspect (1). Daryl Cozart (1), Dave Froggatt (1). ...
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*-"nike mug"

Metasearch results for ""nike mug"" (1 - 20 of 32)
" I received a special edition Nike mug."
"...he also bid heavily for a Nike Mug,"
" My goal is to win a Nike mug..."
"The Big Sexys defeated Nike Mug..."

Without quotes, the #1 Google result of 36,200 is epinions.com
"Epinions has the best comparison shopping information on Nike Nike Thermal Mug". Above the fold are two paid ads, the ubiquitous ebay and 24hourmall.com.

With quotation marks added, "nike mug" returns 1-9 of about 11. Amazing?
The initial ad is for $0.59 Mugdeal and there are five sidebar ads, one of these being ebay.
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*-remote control sex

Unfiltered Metasearch results for "remote control sex" (1 - 20 of 86)
#1 result--Weemote - Children's Remote - Children and Sex - Parental Control
#2 result http://www.sheloveshertoys.com/remote/remote.html
Filtered Metasearch results for "remote control sex" (1 - 20 of 58)
1. Weemote - Children's Remote - Children and Sex - Parental Control
2. ...to promote radio controlled modeling to those interested.
Most of the rest are sources of sex toys...I like them...but these are suppose to be the filtered responses.

444,000 Google results for this query returned in 0.17 seconds; 444,000 matches with remote + control + sex or any combination of these words in Google's indexed websites.
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*-"lois ann kroll"

Metasearch results for ""lois ann kroll"" (1 - 11 of 11)
" ... Arabian Costumes, by Lois Ann Kroll (available from the International ArabianHorse Association) shows how the native costumes and tack are made. ...
Google returned nine results and all were about the same person. Good job.
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*-mitocondrial dna and eve

Both MetaCrawler and Google ask: Did you mean: mitochondrial dna and eve?
Metasearch results for "mitocondrial dna and eve" (1 - 20 of 58)
1. Australia DNA Challenges Human Origin Theories [Free Republic]

There are 78 results with this spelling, the most prominent publication using it being Action Science:
...Description: Technical article describing recent DNA studies and evolution hypotheses, by Max Ingman.
Category: Science > Biology > Evolution > Human > Multiregional Theory
www.actionbioscience.org/evolution/ingman.html - 85k - Cached - Similar pages....

Properly spelled, 8,370 pages use this combination of words, with a prominent example here:
Tracing mother Eve using mitochondrial DNA
... Mother Eve in dispute with ape-man. ... the origins of present-day humans from various
molecules to be found in the cell, one of which, mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) is ...
www.biblicalcreation.org.uk/origins_archaeology/ bcs023.html - 10k - Cached - Similar pages
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*-"2004 world's fair"

Metasearch results for ""2004 world's fair"" (1 - 20 of 38)
Including ...2004 World's Fair of Money, Pittsburgh, PA, Aug 18-22 ...
Result #2: Delusions of Adequacy Columns - Media Matters
... of "Imagine That" by outlining specific plans to sabotage thrill rides at the planned (still using made up examples over here, boss) 2004 World's Fair to be ...

Google Search Results 1 - 10 of about 15.
... The 1904 World's Fair Society, established in 1986, published the monthly World's
Fair Bulletin and proposed staging a 2004 World's Fair in St. Louis....
...... The next World's Fair will be Aichi 2005 in Seto, Japan...
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*-food

Metasearch results for "food" (1 - 20 of 101)
The #1 result is the same as the sidebar banner, but it's a good offer--
The Great Taste of Schwan's Meals
Discover the taste of Schwan's with an initial $30 purchase and get a free dinner brought right to your front door. Click here to learn more about the value and quality of Schwan's.

The MeatCrawler #3 result:
Canned Food - The Easy Way to Eat Right
Looking for a new food recipe? The Canned Food Alliance recipe database contains hundreds of recipes complete with preparation time, cook time and nutritional information.

Google Results 1 - 10 of about 92,300,000. Search took 0.15 seconds.
Instead of a banner ad, Google added this:

News: Fears over GE Kiwi bread shut Japanese food stores - Stuff.co.nz - 2 hours ago
MEAT, BREAD, MILK AND EGGS 52.5 PCT OF FOOD SPENDING - Agenzia Giornalistica Italia (English Version) - 8 hours ago
Canadian-owned company recalls pet food sold in United States - Canada.com - 18 hours ago

The top five results are for the Food Network, FDA, UN Food and Ag Org, Epicurious and the USDA FNIC.
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*-half life cd key

Metasearch results for "half life cd key" (1 - 20 of 86)
- "half life cd key" (86)
+ Changer, Download (7) Topic (2) Other Topics (5)
+ Crack, Multiplayer invalid (10) Invalid online (7) Other Topics (3)
+ Classic, Eye (6) Great discounts (3) Tracking down (2)
+ Books, Discounts (5) Great discounts (3) Other Topics (2)
+ Generator (7) Syndicate, Reality (2) Other Topics (5)
+ Opposing Force (5) Counter strike (2) Game, Overview (2)
+ Posted (6) Reply (2) Please help (2) Other Topics (2)
+ Ebay, Price (4)
+ Chat, Spoiler Centre (3)
+ Pop, Songs (3)
+ Review (3)
+ Е�ли, вы ищите (2)
+ Rank (2)
+ Category, PM Remote (2)
+ Gen, Diablo 2 (2)
+ Qwadmin Messageboard (2)
+ Vince Gill (2)
+ Heavy Metal (2)
+ Classifieds, Sell (2)
Other Topics (18)

Results from Google: 1 - 10 of about 803,000.
News banner item:
ATI/Valve statement on Half Life 2 - The Inquirer - 6 hours ago
The 803,000 relevant results satisfy the request adequately. Cheaters!
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*-cable

Metasearch results for "cable" (1 - 20 of 115)
#1 result is Dalco Electronics.
#6 most-relevant hit on cable is CNN.
#16 is Comcast Cable Company.

Next I searched the web though Google for cable. Results 1 - 10 of about 29,500,000.
Result #1= CNN
Result #2= Comcast
Result#7= Porter-Cable power tools
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*-home audio
Metasearch results for "home audio" (1 - 20 of 112)
The top result returned is for the HP Media Center at hpshopping.com.
The next most-relevant response for home and audio is "Wurlitzer Jukeboxes for Sale"
Gateway Computers is the third company on the list.

Results 1 - 10 of about 40,300,000
Top ads from Bose and Price Grabber.
Eight sidebar ads including ebay.
Top result is the Havi.org:
...Home Audio / Video Interoperability (HAVi) is a standard core specification for
networking digital AV appliances that will allow digital consumer home ...
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