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    New Giant Tarantula Discovered

    I found it pretty cool and figured I would share.

    New Giant Tarantula Discovered in Sri Lanka | Wired Science | Wired.com



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    Re: New Giant Tarantula Discovered

    ok, so people in the small island country of Sri Lanka are just discovering a giant spider? They dont really pay attention to their suroundings down there.



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    Re: New Giant Tarantula Discovered

    Pssshh, tell me when they are big enough to ride to work.



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    Re: New Giant Tarantula Discovered

    Kill it with fire!



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    KILL it with FIRE?!!!!!!??????




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    Re: New Giant Tarantula Discovered

    Give me the heebie geebies. I hate spiders more than snakes.


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    Re: New Giant Tarantula Discovered

    the best part about this is that it's in Sri Lanka, and google won't even give me directions so that means it's impossible for those things to get close to me.



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    Quote Originally Posted by Tre4ISU View Post
    Give me the heebie geebies. I hate spiders more than snakes.
    bunch of "manly" men on this site...


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    Re: New Giant Tarantula Discovered

    Quote Originally Posted by jaretac View Post
    ok, so people in the small island country of Sri Lanka are just discovering a giant spider? They dont really pay attention to their suroundings down there.
    The people in Sri Lanka knew about it, this is just new to people outside Sri Lanka.



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    Re: New Giant Tarantula Discovered

    makes the wolf spiders in my egress not so intimating....lol



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    i thought they were pretty, really like their color pattern.



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    Quote Originally Posted by Daserop View Post
    i thought they were pretty, really like their color pattern.
    i would prefer them in charcoal black.


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    Fire can't kill everything however.

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    Re: New Giant Tarantula Discovered

    Here's my obligatory "KILL IT!! KILL IT WITH FIRE!!!" post.



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