Where's Damascus? (Game)

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  1. iolaire
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    Sean O'Neill‏ writer for bbc travel, previously editor with Budget Travel online tweeted the following:
    Hey, my fellow Americans. You're about to bomb Damascus. Can you find it on this map? Quiz! http://toys.usvsth3m.com/damascus/

    I stepped up to the challenge and got:
    I'm almost on the road to Damascus! 229 miles away, better than 42% of people. Can you get closer? http://toys.usvsth3m.com/damascus/

    I wonder how close members of our community can get - warning the map is small but you can zoom in - I did not so it was hard to focus in.

    Looking at the results people generally got fairly close, as long as you call the Middle East and Northern Africa close – along with the Caucasus…

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