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#61 splinky

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Posted 09 March 2015 - 10:31 PM

89% according to the thingy, i beat 100% of readers in locating St Johns The Divine


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Posted 09 March 2015 - 10:40 PM

Me too!

 

(Wait, is that possible?)


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#63 bloviatrix

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Posted 09 March 2015 - 11:45 PM

I got 80%, but it's hard to be accurate. I was about 1/4 of block off for MOMA. And even less for for St. Pats. The fact remains, I would know how to drive/take public transport to every one of those destinations and not need to consult any resource on how to get there


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Posted 10 March 2015 - 01:25 AM

I got 80%, but it's hard to be accurate. I was about 1/4 of block off for MOMA. And even less for for St. Pats. The fact remains, I would know how to drive/take public transport to every one of those destinations and not need to consult any resource on how to get there

ditto! i know eaxactly where every one of those places are without first consulting a map and if the map had been more detailed i would have gotten 100%


“One thing kids like is to be tricked. For instance, I was going to take my little nephew to Disneyland, but instead I drove him to an old burned-out warehouse. 'Oh, no!', I said, 'Disneyland burned down.' He cried and cried, but I think that deep down he thought it was a pretty good joke. I started to drive over to the real Disneyland, but it was getting pretty late.”
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Posted 10 March 2015 - 03:44 AM

DITTO!  That's how I messed up the two I messed up!


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#66 AaronS

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Posted 10 March 2015 - 04:29 AM

87%.  I also beat 100% of readers on saint john the divine.



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Posted 10 March 2015 - 04:49 AM

87%.  I also beat 100% of readers on saint john the divine.

we can't all have beat 100% of readers on the same question. i took maths before


“One thing kids like is to be tricked. For instance, I was going to take my little nephew to Disneyland, but instead I drove him to an old burned-out warehouse. 'Oh, no!', I said, 'Disneyland burned down.' He cried and cried, but I think that deep down he thought it was a pretty good joke. I started to drive over to the real Disneyland, but it was getting pretty late.”
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Posted 10 March 2015 - 04:52 AM

no one can beat 100% of the readers.



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Posted 10 March 2015 - 05:15 AM

no one can beat 100% of the readers.

you must have passed maths when you took it


“One thing kids like is to be tricked. For instance, I was going to take my little nephew to Disneyland, but instead I drove him to an old burned-out warehouse. 'Oh, no!', I said, 'Disneyland burned down.' He cried and cried, but I think that deep down he thought it was a pretty good joke. I started to drive over to the real Disneyland, but it was getting pretty late.”
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Posted 10 March 2015 - 05:23 AM

74%

 

Embarrassingly, I seem to be almost only person in the universe who doesn't know where NYSE is (15%), but then I hit the bronx zoo better than 100% even though in reality I have no idea where it is.


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Posted 10 March 2015 - 02:21 PM

86%, because I don't know exactly where One WTC is.  And it was really hard to pinpoint Wall and Broad on the map, because the quiz wouldn't let you zoom in.  100% on the Javits Center, though!


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#72 Miguel Gierbolini

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Posted 10 March 2015 - 02:30 PM

54%  Did very poorly outside Manhattan.


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Posted 10 March 2015 - 07:20 PM

I failed at dragging that dot on my phone, but I could take someone to any of those places without a map.

I couldn't even make the dot hit the Javits and that's not a small target.

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Posted 17 April 2015 - 07:47 PM

A lot of people are going to be disappointed this isn't a consumer information article.


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Posted 19 April 2015 - 09:01 PM

Guys, big money has moved from the Upper East Side to Downtown, and The Times is ON IT.

 

(Also, that moving map that takes you from the original location to the new one makes me nauseous.)


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