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A Viral Tweet Sent Me Searching for My Dead Mom on Google Street View

The mapping app can provide surprising solace for grieving loved ones

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There are dead people on Google Street View.

“My grandpa passed away a few years ago. We didn’t get to say goodbye to him,” Leslie Yajaira (@yajairalyb) recently tweeted. “Yesterday we found out Google Maps…




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