Web of Lies

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  1. TexasDrugAddict**

    TexasDrugAddict** Silver Belt

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    A new spider has been found. This small spider makes a fake bigger spider on his web.

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    http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2012/12/spider-building-spider/
     
  2. Dizzy

    Dizzy \[T]/ Platinum Member

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    Damn nature, you awesome


    Cool shit
     
  3. LogicalInsanity

    LogicalInsanity Love all of you sexy bitches

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    This is possiblity the coolest thing I've ever read.
     
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    RedAger Amateur Fighter

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    Fuck that! KILL IT WITH FIRE
     
  5. ChillyPalmer

    ChillyPalmer The One True King

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    They're getting smarter.

    They must be destroyed.
     
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    Still waiting for one to put a Jesus face on its web.
     
  7. Chest Rockwell

    Chest Rockwell Brown Belt

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    fucking awesome, my 'pet' black widow finally kicked the bucket after living over a year in the molding of my front door, never had the heart to kill her myself.
     
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    Why though? I feel like if I was a bug I'd be like "Ohhhh snap that's a giant spider, better fly the other direction!"
     
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    Thrawn33 JUST BLEED Belt

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    I for one welcome our new spider overlords.
     
  10. Dizzy

    Dizzy \[T]/ Platinum Member

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    The article says that they serve as decoys to other predators.
     
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  12. Francis Rossi

    Francis Rossi Here's a song for ya

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    Could make a fucking fortune off that.
     
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    Blitz55 WILLOW

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    The cash flow would be insane.
     
  14. Devout Pessimist

    Devout Pessimist Religious Reformation

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    If Spiders take over as the dominant species, do you think I can fool them into believing that I am one of them If I wear a costume like this one:

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    ^^^ are you fucking serious?

    You are way to big, they will know right off something is up.
     
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    Blitz55 WILLOW

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    ^^^ That's not real at all.
     
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    Cicero** Banned Banned

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    From the article:

    The spiders’ webs were crafted around face-height, near the trail, and about the width of a stretched-out hand.
     
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    No shit?
     
  20. Blitz55

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    If you look closely. You can see that it's a drawing. But you have to look really close.
     

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