Original URL: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2010/02/01/stig_pixellated/

The Loch Ness Stig gets pixellated

Sinister Street View censorship shenanigans

By Lester Haines

Posted in Bootnotes, 1st February 2010 10:55 GMT

Those readers who live close to Loch Ness are invited to keep an eye out for circling black Google helicopters, since the Great Satan of Mountain View has inexplicably decided that this recent loch-side sighting of Top Gear's The Stig...

The Stig captured at Loch Ness on Street View

...would benefit from the application of Street View's "Swiss pixellation" filter:

The Loch Ness Stig pixellated on Street View

Chilling stuff indeed. As ever, we welcome wild conspiracy theories as to what exactly Google is trying to hide... ®