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Texas Article Goes Nuts With Speculation February 1, 2010

Posted by kinzuakid in Geocaching, In the News/Blogosphere, Somebody Else's Stuff.
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I am going to ignore the fact that this article comes from Waco at all and focus exclusively on how poorly written it is (unless intended as a piece of propaganda).

Hat tip to Geonarcissa for the link.  And spend some time over there.  How is it I just found out about Greasemonkey scripts for Geocaching a month ago and she seems to have a whole series of reviews on them?  Go look.  Stop wasting your time on my blog and read something interesting for a change.

Follow-up 3:

Uh-oh.  This one hit the front page of FARK.  The comments are already coming in with more flame-ey goodness.

Follow-up 2:

After 140 comments I found a single one mildly sympathetic to the message.  Awesome fail.

Follow-up:

The comments on that “news” article are hysterical.  I find no need to offer my usual defense of the game/sport/activity.  With 8/10 commenters opening their volley with “Worst. Reporting. Evar.” I think we’re well represented.

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1. geonarcissa - February 1, 2010

Thanks for the shout-out. :)

2. The Hilarity Keeps on Coming « Telephone Poles on the Moon - February 3, 2010

[...] PDRTJS_settings_15614_post_623 = { "id" : "15614", "unique_id" : "wp-post-623", "title" : "The+Hilarity+Keeps+on+Coming", "item_id" : "_post_623", "permalink" : "http%3A%2F%2Fkinzuakid.wordpress.com%2F2010%2F02%2F03%2Fthe-hilarity-keeps-on-coming%2F" } OK, now you have to see the FARK comments on the Waco Geocaching story. Awesome. [...]


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