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Apparently this game called Geoguessr drops you off at random locations on Google Maps, and this dude has mad skills when it comes to the art of guessing.

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Twitter Thread: Guy Calls Out New Orleans Map

James L. Sutter shared a recent, hilarious Twitter thread about the fantastical oddity that is this map of New Orleans. Seriously, what is going on here? He addresses the blatant absurdity with some hilarious hot takes. Maybe, the truth is stranger than fiction. 

Guy on Twitter critiques the ridiculous New Orleans map | James L. Sutter @jameslsutter Holy cow-if like fantasy maps, spend some time looking at New Orleans IS EVEN GOING ON WITH THIS CITY If this came freelancer, there are half dozen things would raise my eyebrows. National Wildlife Ponchatoula 22) 607 Kiln Diamond 603 Madisonville Joyce Wildlife Management Area John C. Stennis Space Center Pearl River Mandeville Lacombe 190 12 Bay 607 90 Akers Wavelan Slidell 604 190 Pearlington Lakeshore
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Sad Topographies: Instagram Account Of Depressingly Named Places Around The World

Ever wanted to take a trip to Disappointment Island, Camp Suicide Road, or, most appropriately right now, Quarantine Beach? These are places that actually exist, and the Instagram account Sad Topographies has a map showing where all of these weirdly depressing places are around the world. Geographer and photographer Damien Rudd has collated all of the bizarrely named places, to "spread sadness worldwide" and provide "Somewhere to go when you're feeling low." Below is a snapshot of his collection to give you an idea of how sad some of the names truly are. 

Instagram depressing name places funny pictures map world totopgraphies | Little Dick Lake Big Dick Lake | Bucket Blood St
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A Compilation Of Absolutely Terrible Maps

These maps are inexcusably, hilariously terrible. The Cat Earth Theory really seems to have some legs. Might want to keep an eye on that one. 

A collection of funny maps that are absolutely terrible | Bosnians wanna swim Croatia: No AUSTRIA HUNGARY ITALY SLOVENIA LJUBLJANA ZAGREB CROATIA SERBIA BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA ADRIATIC SEA SARAJEVO MONTENEGRO ITALY | Antarctic-centric world view
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There's a Map For Everything: Maps That Show The Weird Side Of The US

Other than Google Maps, we don't really think about maps too much anymore. Luckily, there are still a few beautiful nerds out there making them and they're pretty great. Here are some funny maps that will definitely put a smile on your face.   

Funny maps about the US | WORST CITY EVERY STATE ACCORDING MATTSURELEE'S INSTAGRAM FOLLOWERS Runford Manchester Spokone Rurland Grand Forks Browning Edina Salem Wercester Manhowo Coldwell Brookings Albany Rock Springs Cedar Ropids Modesto Woon socker Scronnon Fremon Sporks Dayton Coiro Gery Provo Bridgepon Pueble welvegeia Beach Topeka Jefferson Gry Lenington Comden Bakers- Gotonio field Memphis Ardmore Wilmingnon Mesa Pine Bluff Hobbs Greer Poolesvile Jacsan ne hom Macon Turkey Creak Dollas Wel
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Apocalypse Now: The Magnitude Of Australia's Bushfire Explained in Maps And Graphs

This summer's bushfire season in Australia has been compared to similar natural disasters in other parts of the world, including the 2018 California wildfires — but the size and scale of what's going on in Australia is unprecedented. It's definitely the worst Australia's ever seen. Here are some charts and graphs trying to explain the catastrophe. 

autaralia's bushfire in charts and maps | tweet by Love, Hayley hrhswift Some perspective AustralianFires big are fires? At least 4 million hectares have burned New South Wales since 1 July 2019 Amazon fires burned an estimated 900,000 hectares 2018 California fires burned 800,000 hectares Sydney Opera House is 65m height 70 metre high flames have been reported
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38 Hilariously Unhelpful Gems From Terrible Maps

These maps from the geniuses at Terrible Maps won't help you if you're lost, but they will help you if you're in search of a laugh.

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34 Dumb Memes That'll Inject Your Day With Some Mediocrity

Will memes solve all of your problems? Well, we can't guarantee they will, but we don't know that they won't. Perhaps they'll improve your day by ten-fold. the one thing we do know is that you'll never find out if you don't scroll down! At the very least bring in some mediocrity.

Here are some more memes to bring some happiness into your life, enjoy! 

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