Because It’s Friday

Posted to Maps  |  Nathan Yau

Have a good weekend all. I’ll be getting buried in the expected 12 inches of snow here in Buffalo in the meantime :).

[via superpoop | Thanks, Georgina and @tarheelcoxn]

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