Everyone, stay alert. Do a barrel roll! Or let Google do it for you. No, seriously.
Go to Google and type in “Do a barrel roll” and watch, well, I won’t ruin it for you. (LMGTFY link) Alternatively you could type “z or r twice”, which is a reference to the maneuver in Star Fox.
The fun little trick is taking over twitter where it’s a trending topic. Quick, email your mom, call your dad and text your best friend because this novel Google easter egg isn’t going to be oh-so-less exciting once everyone knows about it. Do a barrel roll!
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