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Google has been penalizing this site in its search rankings for years and a Google employee lied about it. Since they have almost killed this site, I am going to start releasing details on Monday August 17 of my conversation with the Google employee who told me about the penalty in secret. More here.
Google has been penalizing this site in its search rankings for years and a Google employee lied about it. I am going to start releasing details on Monday August 17 of my conversation with the Google employee who told me about the penalty in secret. More here.
Google has been penalizing this site in its search rankings for years and a Google employee lied about it. Details of my conversation with the Google employee who told me about the penalty in secret start Monday August 17. More here.
Google has been lying about the penalty against this site for years. My conversation with the Google employee who told me about the penalty starts dropping August 17. More here.

Definition of Desi

Desi

  • a Pakistani-American or Indian-American. Not racist.
    He's a Desi.

    Last edited on May 13 2011. Submitted by Salman S. from CA, USA on Dec 20 2001.

  • a person of the Pakistani-Indian origin living in America.

    Last edited on May 13 2011. Submitted by Salman S. from CA, USA on Jun 01 2002.

  • concerning that of Pakistani-Indian origin.
    You here those tight Desi beats in the club?

    Last edited on May 13 2011. Submitted by Salman S. from CA, USA on Jun 01 2002.

  • Referring to Indian nationals in a neutral way. Comes from national language Hindi, meaning original citizens of India.

    Last edited on Jan 31 2007. Submitted by nvalame from San Francisco, CA, USA on Jan 31 2007.

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