High Tech Hide and Seek Hits TV

That’s essentially the concept behind ABC’s new reality show, Take the Money and Run, which premieres tomorrow at 9 p.m. Contestants are handed a briefcase full of $100,000 and given one hour to hide it anywhere they want. Then the cops move in, and they have 48 hours to find the stash. If they do, the money is theirs. But if they fail to recover the money in time, the contestants get to keep the prize. Not too shabby. 

The relevance to geospatial education? "I'm glad they explained the tools that law enforcement has at its disposal -- phone records, receipts, GPS coordinates --..."

- Entertainment Weekly

Published Monday, August 1st, 2011

Written by Adena Schutzberg

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