For the 18th year in a row, Google did not feature a doodle to honor Easter. This perceived slight has led Christians and others to accuse the tech giant of “whitewashing Christianity.”
The last time Google had a doodle to celebrate Easter was in 2000. The doodle replaced the “o”s in Google with candy eggs.
Google’s decision brought controversy on Twitter. Infowars editor-at-large Paul Joseph Watson tweeted “So Google has a doodle for every obscure ‘woke’ person/event imaginable, but nothing for Easter? #EasterSunday.”
— Paul Joseph Watson (@PrisonPlanet) April 1, 2018
According to Fox News, Google did find a way to commemorate a holiday on April 1st. They inserted a “Where’s Waldo” game in Google Maps to celebrate April Fool’s Day.
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