Visit the Bad Part of Town on Google Maps

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Tue, Sep 17th, 2013 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

VICE has this amusing gallery of streetviews from Google Maps for the bad part of town you would normally be "too terrified to set foot in." Jane and Finch even made it to the list which is somewhat amusing when you compare it to some of the other places picked.

I wish I had some kind of scientific method for finding these places, but I just contacted people I knew in cities that have Google Street View, asked them what they consider to be the sketchiest part of where they live, then dragged the little orange Street View guy down at a random spot in that neighborhood. This is what I saw [...] .

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