So, the "Droid" phone is out. Verizon is blanketing the airwaves, and Google has granted what is probably the most valuable real estate on the planet to promote the phone.
That is newsworthy in and of itself, but the real drama happens after you click. It is Google's traffic and, wisely, they have chosen to craft the landing page:
But wait, we are just in the first round. Click on the buy now and (after an interstitial to ask for your zip), you get this, in Flash:
This might be the picture in Merriam-Webster by the term "Un-Google-y". So, which message wins? Classic spy v. spy, white hate/black hat. Simple v. complex.