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Old 04-16-2018, 02:46 PM
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Google Street View - what is the significance of what we are looking at?

Let's have some tough ones that might require hints.

First: An apartment building in Toronto
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Old 04-16-2018, 05:19 PM
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Is it the birthplace of William Shatner?
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Old 04-16-2018, 05:27 PM
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Not sure what is goin on at 100. But 101 has bedbugs
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Old 04-16-2018, 06:17 PM
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Obviously a tough one. Open hints:

Television show and televisions.
You have to be of a certain age to have seen this, but there is still a big cult following.
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Old 04-16-2018, 06:17 PM
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Looks like there's a LARP event or science-fiction convention going on nearby.

re: 101: That would explain all the mattresses dumped in the alley.

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Old 04-16-2018, 07:59 PM
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Is it related to SCTV?
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Old 04-16-2018, 08:05 PM
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Obviously a tough one. Open hints:

Television show and televisions.
You have to be of a certain age to have seen this, but there is still a big cult following.
One of the openings to SCTV. (There was also an older apartment in one version.)

Okay, here's mine. A movie theater in Chicago.
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Old 04-16-2018, 08:55 PM
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John Dillinger's being shot down?
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Old 04-16-2018, 09:29 PM
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Is it related to SCTV?
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One of the openings to SCTV. (There was also an older apartment in one version.)
Yes! http://i.imgur.com/4Rj4h.jpg
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Old 04-17-2018, 12:41 AM
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Not sure what is goin on at 100. But 101 has bedbugs
If you zoom out a bit, and look to the right of the building, you'll see one on the sidewalk!

An old boarding house in Washington, DC

https://www.google.com/maps/@38.8967...7i13312!8i6656

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Old 04-17-2018, 01:24 PM
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TruCelt - where Abraham Lincoln died.
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Old 04-17-2018, 01:25 PM
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A tough one. You have to be a real fan -

https://binged.it/2HFjJR2
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Old 04-17-2018, 04:39 PM
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A tough one. You have to be a real fan -

https://binged.it/2HFjJR2
Is that John Cleese's house in A Fish Called Wanda?

Edit: no, I think that had a bigger driveway. I need to go watch that again. It has been too long.

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Old 04-17-2018, 05:04 PM
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snfaulkner you are very close!

In the scene (television) there was a tree where the light pole is (not important). And the bollards were not there (important).

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Old 04-17-2018, 05:11 PM
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The first thing that came into my mind was the location of the creation of the "World's Funniest Joke" in the Monty Python sketch. Like snfaulkner, I wasn't far off. (I cheated and googled the answer).
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Old 04-18-2018, 02:38 PM
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One last clue:

A tall man.
A medium branch.
A small car.
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