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Grandmother's exceptionally polite Google search charms the Internet

Grandmother's exceptionally polite Google search charms the Internet
Twitter / @Push10Ben

The Internet isn't necessarily a nice place. There are all sorts of hackers constantly after your hard-earned money, there's the Dark Web, the NSA watching you ... you get the point.

So in a place where the web can be such a crude place, this very polite grandma serves as a ray of much-needed sunshine. 

One day Twitter user Ben John was over at his grandmother's house doing his laundry when he opened her laptop to find an enlightening Google Search page. He shared the results with Twitter and the rest is history. 

The tweet says, "Omg opened my Nan's laptop and when she's googled something she's put 'please' and 'thank you'. I can't" and was accompanied with an image of the Google search that says: "please translate these roman numerals mcmxcviii thank you"

The tweet went viral, being retweeted more than 20,000 times and liked more than 30,000 times. Major media outlets have picked up the story too. 

On top of that, Google's official U.K. account replied, saying "Dearest Ben's Nan. Hope you're well. In a world of billions of Searches, yours made us smile. Oh, and it's 1998. Thank YOU @Push10Ben"

And Google responded, "Dear Grandma, No thanks necessary."

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