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> The smaller sites are linked to more often but Google doesn't want you to see them for political reasons.

Google has never claimed to order search results by the number of links to them. Otherwise the Flash installer (or whatnot) would be at the top of every search results page. :)

Err...that's the exact basis of the original google search algorithm, and what made it so good. You should read up on it, you might learn something.

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