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Bear privacy

Image: Google Maps

Google Maps recently posted street-level images of Sitka. The company automatically blurs out the faces of bystanders on the street in order to protect their privacy, but it would seem the algorithm was a little too thorough here. Check out the big stuffed bear at the corner of American and Lincoln streets. Just another faceless bystander. You can explore Sitka via Google Maps. We suggest you start at one of our favorite places.

 

 

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