Items tagged with wizard of oz

Google often likes to have a bit of fun with its search engine and other services, with occasional tie-ins to pop culture and tributes for different occasions (remember when Pac-Man chewed up the streets in Google Maps?). For its latest trick, Google has 'hidden' an Easter Egg to celebrate the 80th anniversary of the release of The Wizard of Oz, which gave a generation of kids nightmares about flying monkeys and evil witches. The Easter Egg is rather easy to find—just perform a Google Search for "The Wizard of Oz" and look for a pair of shiny, ruby red shoes. The sparkling shoes appear on the right-hand side of the screen. Click (or tap) on them and the heels will click together three times,... Read more...