Google taketh away, Google gives back with abundance.
Whether the right hand knoweth what doth the left, is irrelevant. The result is more than slightly amusing to watch.
I can just imagine the magnitude of quirks of power plays that we, regular mortals, do not see.
UPDATE: The demand turned out so high, the Measurement Lab had to redesign their web site and get rid of images - I guess the bandwidth consumption went through the roof. Nice to know there's many of us who care.