People come up with the most fantastic ideas for videos sometimes. Just take film maker and director Tom Jenkins as an example. Using stop-motion animation combined with the convenience of Goolge Street View, he created this heart-warming short film which was recently nominated for two Webby Awards.
From the description:
A lonely desk toy longs for escape from the dark confines of the office, so he takes a cross country road trip to the Pacific Coast in the only way he can — using a toy car and Google Maps Street View.
If you have 3 minutes definitely check it out.