The search giant knows a good laugh when it sees one. Here are 10 great examples of Google's goofy side.
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Pegman is your tour guide through Google Maps' Street View images. When you drag the clothespeg-shaped icon onto a Maps' location, a street-level view appears (if available). But sometimes Pegman gets a little crazy and changes his attire for special events and select locations. At the Legoland California theme park in Carlsbad, for instance, Pegman transforms into a Lego character. At Sun Valley, Idaho, he becomes a skier. And at Arthur Ashe Stadium in Flushing, New York, he's a tennis player.
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