WOW! Did someone at StreetFight just reach inside my brain and pen all my Google Local frustrations? He summed up SO many of the complicated Google+ Local issues, that plague consultants and business owners alike.
See full article, but Google Places CARTOON above says it all!
Head over to the "Local Search Forum" for the link to the VERY comprehensive article about all the Google+ Local complications and confusion and please weigh in with your thoughts.