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Giant pliers appear on Google Street View

Posted on Saturday, 20 March, 2010 | Comment icon 24 comments | News tip by: Still Waters


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A man in the UK looking up his street on Google discovered a giant pair of floating pliers above his house.

The unusual picture was likely the result of an accidental blunder by the driver of the car mounted camera that takes the pictures for Google's Street View service. The picture has since been updated on the site to remove the pliers.

"A curious resident in West Bromwich found a rather unusual aspect to his road when he logged on to Google Street View - a giant pair of floating pliers."

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Recent comments on this story
Comment icon #15 Posted by chaoszerg on 20 March, 2010, 17:44
The google tech accidentally left his pliers on the roof next to the camera while he was fixing it. You boring fart have no imagination
Comment icon #16 Posted by InfraredCow on 20 March, 2010, 17:58
Reminds me of this Look Around You episode (where an enormous pair of scissors [appears] in the sky directly above the observatory): "Did you see that?!"
Comment icon #17 Posted by minkalover168 on 20 March, 2010, 19:32
no need for this on unexplained mysteries.
Comment icon #18 Posted by chaoszerg on 20 March, 2010, 19:44
no need for this on unexplained mysteries. Since this is in a section which really has nothing to do with unexplained mysteries and for other stuff then yes it should be here.
Comment icon #19 Posted by wewhodream on 20 March, 2010, 20:28
Should be a hyphen at "car mounted". Car-mounted. Poor hyphen. Gone the way of the poor apostrophe.
Comment icon #20 Posted by Lust on 20 March, 2010, 21:12
haha funny
Comment icon #21 Posted by stygeanhue on 20 March, 2010, 22:56
thats a good laugh.
Comment icon #22 Posted by minkalover168 on 22 March, 2010, 22:34
Since this is in a section which really has nothing to do with unexplained mysteries and for other stuff then yes it should be here. oh well, guess what? i do not care.
Comment icon #23 Posted by schizoidwoman on 23 March, 2010, 8:12
Reminds me of this Look Around You episode (where an enormous pair of scissors [appears] in the sky directly above the observatory): "Did you see that?!" That was my first thought too, good call!
Comment icon #24 Posted by RazielSeth on 1 April, 2010, 22:21
So what.. I have a giant pillar in ma room... where my bed shoul be


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