A nice timewaster

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ice nine
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A nice timewaster

Postby ice nine » Tue Sep 24, 2013 2:35 pm

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Re: A nice timewaster

Postby invisible Pole » Tue Sep 24, 2013 5:00 pm

Good fun. Cheers! :-)
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Otis Westinghouse
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Re: A nice timewaster

Postby Otis Westinghouse » Tue Sep 24, 2013 5:56 pm

Damn, just lost 15 mins! That was fun. Slight;y heavy on the Canada, at least for me. Some have a lot of clues, e.g. I was able to get 2km away to a place in Spain. My 13 year old boy will love this!

Ever come across this site? Some fun stuff:

http://www.sporcle.com/
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Re: A nice timewaster

Postby Jack of All Parades » Tue Nov 26, 2013 9:47 am

This is not a total waste of time:

http://www.google.com/maps/about/behind ... eks+Venice

Particularly if the recent scientific reports are correct and the water is rising and the structures are sinking. May never get there in person. :(
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