Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Google Maps Fail. Norwegian Wet Suits Win.

This has nothing to do with kayaking, but does involve people in wet suits, so I say close enough.
These two intrepid land-bound frogmen (frogpeople?) waited in Bergen, Norway for the Google car to pass, and now they are immortalized on Google Maps. They waited in lawn chairs on the sidewalk and as the car drove by, they gave chase. Here's the original story from a Norway paper translated into English, or in the original Norwegian.
(And props to boing-boing where I spotted it.)

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