Trying to do the Week 3 reading, my French was failing me, so of course I turned to google to look up the meaning of “la perruque”.
Low and behold, not only did the search engine explain it to me, the first link took me to a page about the reading!
What is la perruque?
Michel de Certeau describes the concept of la perruque in his book originally published in English in 1984, The Practice of Everyday Life, a french word meaning “wig,” but colloquially used to describe a diversionary practice of using an employers resources for personal use
Google, you know too much. Or maybe, simply your filtering system is too good for me to handle…