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The Coast Guard Cruised By a Google Barge Just to Say Hi, Check In

These buggers. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

The mystery of the supposed Google barges is no closer to a solution. At this point, it’s not even 100 percent confirmed that Google’s actually involved, much less that the barges contain an invading force of Singularitarian shock troops (our pet theory).

We do know that the Coast Guard has paid one of the San Francisco structures a visit. However, they refuse to say what, if anything, they know about the floating riddles. All a spokesman would tell the San Jose Mercury News was the drive-by was related to neither fire nor medical emergency.

However, we do have an idea how this how the scene played out. Betabeat’s best guess: Read More