JumpStart by Robb Armstrong

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  1. DavidHuieGreen

    DavidHuieGreen said, 10 months ago

    Inanimate objects are already out to get us
    Don’t antagonize them

  2. AshburnStadium

    AshburnStadium said, 10 months ago

    In my previous job, I had a Garmin in my work truck.
    One time, it told me to take a detour to get to my next delivery on my route, which was on the SAME road as the place that I was just leaving..
    It would have taken me 6 miles out of my way – and taken 10 minutes longer, especially since the detour had TWICE the number of traffic lights!
    I loved trying to beat the arrival time that the GPS predicted, because I knew better routes.

  3. bawana

    bawana said, 10 months ago

    And so the rise of the machines begins…………………

  4. david_42

    david_42 said, 10 months ago

    Many times a longer route will be slightly faster. Going from our house to cabin, you can save 1 minute by taking I-5. It adds 20 miles to a 60 mile trip.

  5. Ceeg22

    Ceeg22 GoComics PRO Member said, 10 months ago

    ATMOS

  6. nighthawks

    nighthawks GoComics PRO Member said, 10 months ago

    just what do you think you’re doing, Dave?

  7. Dr Dave

    Dr Dave said, 10 months ago

    @DavidHuieGreen

    And it’s workin’

  8. Gokie5

    Gokie5 said, 10 months ago

    Once we were in Phenix City, AL, trying to get back to Columbus, GA,and Garmin tried to run us into the Chattahoochee River. Last week she wanted to take us through a winding-roaded residential area rather than over to the Interstate. It may have been a shorter distance, but would have taken loads longer.

  9. cabalonrye

    cabalonrye said, 10 months ago

    I’m waiting for a GPS app called easier driving. I’m always fighting with mine because instead of the shortest fastest route I want to take a hassle free motorway. Better 50 additional kms and a car free motorway than a four hours drive fighting with cars and trucks.

  10. The Wolf In Your Midst

    The Wolf In Your Midst said, 10 months ago

    “I’m afraid I can’t do that, Dave.”
    “…my name’s Joe.”
    “Of course it is, Dave.”

  11. D.L.

    D.L. said, 10 months ago

    Recalculating…

  12. Kris Bennett

    Kris Bennett said, 10 months ago

    Recalculating longer route starting now….

  13. rekam

    rekam GoComics PRO Member said, 10 months ago

    Once, when my friend was driving me from Palm Springs to Riverside for an appointment, his GPS told him to turn right. I said “Don’t do it! Stay on this road” because I’d been going there for quite a while and knew the correct direction. Another time, someone was coming to my home to have me sign some papers and she got lost following her GPS’s directions.

  14. Night-Gaunt49

    Night-Gaunt49 said, 10 months ago

    You should still keep your wits about you.

  15. Old Timer

    Old Timer GoComics PRO Member said, 10 months ago

    @david_42

    Add 20 miles gas $4/gal, saved ONE minute… was it worth it?

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