Spotting Empty Pools for Trespassing

By: Going Like Sixty - Published: Jun 21, 2008   Updated: Aug 17 2011 • References: dailymail & tech.blorge
Oh those clever kids! Daily Mail reports that 500 were part of a Facebook group geared at using Google Earth to plan trespassing pool parties.

Of course the owners of the home know nothing about the party until they return to find a pool full of beer cans and love socks.

In the invitation, partiers are encourage to "bring a bike" for a quicker get-away. Who told those kids to get outside and have some fun anyway, huh?

Implications - This is a hilarious example of how the miracle of technology has changed youth behavior. While before, you would have to know someone had a pool by peering over their fence, Google Maps has made it easier for troublesome youth to meddle. Ain't that something. Stats for Using Google Maps for Evil Trending: Older & Average
Research: 5,479 clicks in 413 w
Interest: 4 minutes
Concept: Using Google Maps For Evil
Related: 57 examples / 44 photos
Segment: Neutral, 18-35
Comparison Set: 21 similar articles, including: custom sustainable homes, thin sculptural lighting, and top 60 modern trends in may.