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20+ Strange Places With Unbearably Sad Names

It's a big wide world out there, with a lot of different things in it. Some of these are amazingly beautiful, others a bit more mundane, but all of them need a name. With so many locations out there, it's inevitable that we have to be somewhat creative with the naming process, unless we want things to get really repetitive. However, this can mean that our ideas can occasionally become pretty dark.

This is the premise for the Instagram account @sadtopographies, which documents all the weird, miserable place names you can find in the world on Google Maps.There's no Photoshop involved here, all of these are genuine place names from all around the  world. Who knew that the people who named landmarks were so depressed?

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38 Hilariously Unhelpful Gems From Terrible Maps

These maps from the geniuses at Terrible Maps won't help you if you're lost, but they will help you if you're in search of a laugh.

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34 Dumb Memes That'll Inject Your Day With Some Mediocrity

Will memes solve all of your problems? Well, we can't guarantee they will, but we don't know that they won't. Perhaps they'll improve your day by ten-fold. the one thing we do know is that you'll never find out if you don't scroll down! At the very least bring in some mediocrity.

Here are some more memes to bring some happiness into your life, enjoy! 

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24 Of The Most Depressing Locations Of All Time

Damien Rudd's Instagram account, @sadtopographies, is our favorite example of darkness meeting reality. Rudd has scoured the globe for the most miserable and depressing locales he can find - and he found enough to write a book. You can purchase it on Amazon if you're a fan of what you see!

h/t/ Bored Panda

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Twitter Has an Electoral Map for Every Occasion

These maps will tell you everything you need to know about the upcoming election predictions.

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Today is the launch of Twilight Princess HD for Wii U, and Google Maps has gotten into the spirit of adventure!

In the lower right-hand corner of Google Maps, the usual street view guy has been replaced with The Legend of Zelda's hero, Link, who will assuredly keep his mouth shut about your decision to spend hours looking at your crush's house using street view.

Go check it out!