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(Wired)   The assassin bug is one bad ass mofo   (wired.com) divider line 18
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ZAZ [TotalFark]
2014-06-20 05:05:33 PM  
They are also bad ass because out of the ass of members of subfamily Triatominae, the "kissing bugs", come feces laden with Trypanosoma, the parasites that cause Chagas disease.
 
2014-06-20 05:06:34 PM  
I got bit by a kissing bug once, I had nasty hives from it.
 
2014-06-20 06:22:46 PM  
Hemiptera are coming


Beware chordates


beware.....
 
2014-06-20 06:53:11 PM  
In that close-up pic - is it wearing the new Beats by Dre?
 
2014-06-20 08:47:13 PM  
Actually, it would be nice to have a full time job with the Starship Troopers fan club. A lot of stuff would be SFW there, so I'd get a lot of netsurfing done.
 
2014-06-20 08:48:35 PM  
The Ferocious Bug That Sucks Prey Dry and Wears Their Corpses

I wondered what happened to her after the divorce.
 
2014-06-20 08:51:25 PM  
i291.photobucket.com

If they take the ship, they'll rape us to death, eat our flesh, and sew our skins into their clothing. And, if we're very, very lucky, they'll do it in that order.
 
2014-06-20 09:26:51 PM  
www.letssmiletoday.com
 
2014-06-20 09:30:48 PM  
But can it do parkour?
 
2014-06-20 09:33:24 PM  
I thought Irwin Schwab had changed his name to 'Ambush Bug' these days.

/'Another Buick brought to Justice!'
//Whoop! Whoop! Whoop!
///no third slashie
 
2014-06-20 10:32:21 PM  
Shut yo mouth!
 
2014-06-20 10:41:06 PM  

ZAZ: They are also bad ass because out of the ass of members of subfamily Triatominae, the "kissing bugs", come feces laden with Trypanosoma, the parasites that cause Chagas disease.


Which was in the linked article.
 
2014-06-20 11:10:37 PM  
blogs.plos.org
 
2014-06-20 11:23:17 PM  
Yeah, well, they're still not mantis shrimp.
 
2014-06-21 01:39:47 AM  
Not as badass as an Ambush Bug.
 
2014-06-21 08:40:09 AM  
 
2014-06-21 10:51:11 AM  
i61.tinypic.com
 
2014-06-21 07:11:53 PM  
The Ferocious Bug That Sucks Prey Dry and Wears Their Corpses

Ann Coulter?
 
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