Google results slanted?

Google ‘Auto Complete’ has recently come under fire from former German ‘First Lady’ Bettina Wulff. Her claim is based on results similar to this:

where ‘Auto Complete’ implies a connection between her and the sex trade. According to sources the rumors that created these results were circulated by political opponents of her husband, who resigned in February following a loan scandal.
According to Google, “Google does not suggest these terms – all of the queries shown in Autocomplete have been typed previously by other Google users,”…

What’s YOUR take? Is ‘Auto Complete’ out of hand?