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JB Krygier

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terrifying:

http://maps.google.c...&...006738&om=1

via boingboing


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haha! i have no skills at satellite imagery interpretation... it doesn't look like standard crop-circle type formation, how did they make this? or is it a google-inserted joke?

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Here's a brief news article about it:
http://news.com.com/...tml?tag=xtra.ml

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If you look closely you can see it's already been squished so there's no threat. :lol:

(is this a Google Mashup?) :P
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If you look closely you can see it's already been squished so there's no threat. :lol:

(is this a Google Mashup?) :P


*groan!*
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If it was Godzilla or Mothra I'd be impressed. I see giant ear-wigs (weird beetle things) everyday on walk to work. No big deal.






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