The 14 Weirdest Things Ever Spotted In Google Street View Funny For the most part, Google Maps is purely a utility. It allows you to check traffic, get directions, and find nearby restaurants. But if you put it in street view mode, you may find some unusual things. These real screen captures show some pretty bizarre scenes, found accidentally by Google users. 1. It’s not often that you get literally trolled Guff A resident of this Mexican town decided to dress up like a conscious hip-hop Skeletor to give the Google van the creeps. Mission accomplished.