1. Go to google.com or yahoo.com or bing.com
2. search for slashdot
3. The first result is
4. copy link address and paste it as text somewhere where you can see it. You probably expect to see something like http://slashdot.org/ right?
Here's what you get:
I understand that help them return the most relevant stuff back but I find it annoying. I remember seeing the google beta page for the first time and loved its simplicity compared to (then popular) yahoo..."