I Was Gamed on Google Maps Trying to Get to CodeMash

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Today I was led astray by an evil person making mischievous use of the “edit” feature on Google Maps.

We were on our way to CodeMash by car, Google Map printout in hand, and arrived in Sandusky. We started zeroing in on the Kalahari. As we followed the last few lines of turns, we realized the directions were taking us into a dingy neighborhood far from anything resembling commercial civilization.

The last instruction dumped us at this awesome dead end:

Thankfully Mike had his iPhone handy, and we were able to find our way to the correct location.

When we finally arrived, I repeated my initial map search. This time I noticed the little “edited” label on the top two matches:

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