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Something’s wrong with this coffee shop

Saturday morning, I went looking for a coffee shop in my neighborhood (Sunset Park, Brooklyn). I typed that into Google Maps and got this: Gorilla Coffee is a popular (and pretty decent) coffee shop up in Park Slope. This map made it appear they had opened a new branch in South Brooklyn. And assuming that [...]

Google Maps be full o’ strange

Jon Rafman’s 9 Eyes tumblr page is a huge, wonderful collection of (some mind-blowing, some complex-but-explainable, some beautiful/hideous, mostly fascinating) shots from Google Maps street view. (via Laughing Squid)

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