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Posted at 01:47 PM ET, 01/26/2012

PSA: How to find Girl Scout Cookies before it’s too late

If you’re not lucky enough to have co-workers come into the office armed with Girl Scout Cookie signup sheets every year, the annual rush to score the oddly-named treats can be frustrating.
The office invasion is underway. (Sarah L. Voisin - THE WASHINGTON POST)

Leave it to Kellogg Co. to marry sugar cravings with technology with this perfect example of American ingenuity: A “Girl Scout Cookie Locator” app will help you locate a cookie sale in the area based on your smartphone’s GPS technology.

The app is free, but it begs the age-old question: Why can’t we just order these delicacies online? It’s safe to say comedian Johh Mulaney put it best: “It’s like if they only sold Coca-Cola in July and you could only get it from the Knights of Columbus.”

Tell us in the comments below: Where can the app-less Washingtonian score a cookie fix?

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