News

What is going on in this Google Maps image?

People want to know the story behind bizarre Google Maps image. Picture: Google Maps
People want to know the story behind bizarre Google Maps image. Picture: Google Maps

THE internet is losing it over a bizarre Google Maps image which shows a couple appearing to have an argument.

The photo posted on Reddit shows a man backing his car out of a driveway while sticking his hand out the window flipping off a woman standing on the sidewalk watching him.

Reddit users began coming up with hilarious stories about what was happening in the picture.

"She was probably mad that he didn't sweep the sidewalk after mowing," one said.

Others thought he wasn't actually having a fight with the woman, but instead giving the bird to the Google camera.

"Maybe the woman was just a coincidence and the person in the car just likes to flip off the Google cars for funsies," wrote one Reddit user.

"My co-workers waved at a Google car a few months ago, and earlier this week we were looking to see if you could see it on street view. Sadly they were mostly obscured by a tree."

Another admitted he had actually flipped off a Google camera before.

"I was featured flipping off the Google car in my driveway last year. It only stayed up for a month or two, then Google replaced several frames of that most recent drive-by with frames from a previous drive-by." he said.

I guess we'll never know the real story.

News Corp Australia

Topics:  google maps offbeat reddit



RECALL: The supermarket glasses that break in your hands

A RANGE of drinking glasses sold across Australia are being recalled amid fears they may break "during normal use" and cut the hands of whoever is holding it.

They were pulled from shelves on July 10.

Paul Pisasale: Who was the woman at Brisbane watch-house?

Dr Patricia Petersen dressed up for Australia Day

Who was the woman who met Pisasale outside the Brisbane watch-house

Ipswich anti-corruption campaigner assaulted

About 4pm Sunday afternoon several police crews responded to reports of a large group of people assaulting Jim Dodrill and his elderly father Mitch.

Jim Dodrill and his elderly father were allegedly assaulted

Local Partners

‘One of the most ludicrous films ever made’

THE fifth Transformers film has broken two records: Worst opening weekend at the US box office and most panned film in the franchise so far.

Transformers movie bombs to horror opening week

Optimus Prime in a scene from, "Transformers: The Last Knight."

Transformers 5 had the worst opening in the franchise’s history

How 9/11 helped make Waleed Aly a household name

Waleed Aly and Susan Carland at the 2016 Logie Awards

“It feels like there was a script written for me,” he said.

Pixar weighs in on viral Toy Story theory

Woody and Buzz Lightyear from Toy Story.

DID Andy’s dad tragically die just before the story took place?

VIRAL VIDEO: Campaign to bring beloved nanny to Maryborough

** ADVANCE FOR MONDAY, OCT. 16 **FILE**This promotional photo provided by Disney Home Entertainment shows actors Julie Andrews as Mary Poppins and Dick Van Dyke as Bert in a scene from the 40th anniversary edition of the Disney DVD. P. L. Travers, author of the "Mary Poppins" books, approved of Andrews as Poppins but considered Van Dyke "all wrong" and objected to mixing animated characters with live actors. (AP Photo/Disney Home Entertainment)

Can we get Dame Julie Andrews to come to our festival?

King Judah through to The Voice grand final

Judah Kelly is through to the grand final of The Voice.

NOT even illness could stop the Laidley singer from performing.

Ocean views up for sale at Bargara Rise

LAND RELEASE: Rob Sergiacomi on site at the Bargara Rise development off Watsons Road Bargara.

More ocean-view land comes on the market at Bargara

Blueberries help property market boom

RURAL MARKET: Elders sale agent Terry Deefholts, Norman Arkan and rural sales agent Angus McDonald.

Growth in the rural property market

Gateway to $3 billion, 4800 home new Coast city opens

The start of Peter Crosby Way at Sippy Downs, the northern access into the Harmony master-planned community at Palmview.

Palmview's $3b master-planned community of Harmony

Millionaire Nathan Birch to offload $55M in property

Nathan Birch wants to focus more on developing properties.

Sydney property investor has announced he is selling up

Sales cool down after frantic first quarter

Ipswich real estate continues to attract interest from southern investors.

Ipswich agent says savvy investors can still make gains

Ready to SELL your property?

Post Your Ad Here!