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General Chat Thread, WASP!!!!! in General; Just had a HUGE wasp fly in the office (hatethemhatethemhatethemhatethem). It's mid-November! Just die!!!! In case you were wondering I ...
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    WASP!!!!!

    Just had a HUGE wasp fly in the office (hatethemhatethemhatethemhatethem).
    It's mid-November! Just die!!!!
    In case you were wondering I had to chase it out of the windows with an old PC Pro. At arms length.

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    I'd have thrown a PC at it. Hate doesn't come close; I LIKE bees though!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Andrew_C View Post
    Hate doesn't come close
    Scared? Or is that just me? And moths too, crazy erratic man eating killers!

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    I take the manly approach - Open the door/window and hide behind the sofa until it's gone.

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    Putting some pc's in storage the other day and moved some old bags revealing a small nest and also disturbing them at the same time, ended up swatting them with pieces of conduit before giving up and getting someone in to remove it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tmcd35 View Post
    I take the manly approach - Open the door/window and hide behind the sofa until it's gone.
    I thought that was running around like a blue a---ed fly screaming like a banshee


    or is that just me?

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    And by PC Pro you mean Playboy!

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    We have a nest in the roof that pest control companies cannot find, Ive been stung twice in one day when a wasp managed to get underneath my shirt!

    We get them appear and try to fly out my window, The other day in the toilet next door there was a swarm of them trying to get out! The caretaker counted up 26 that he had killed.

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    Awww, thought it was going to be a thread about these fine chaps... W.A.S.P. - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    NSFW BTW...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gatt View Post
    I thought that was running around like a blue a---ed fly screaming like a banshee
    Lol, that's plan B (or Plan A for Spiders). We enact plan B when the Wasp follows behind the sofa...

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    Damn Wasps! It's been more than cold enough lately that they should all be DEAD!!!

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    So it was your fault! I just got stung. Someone mentioned there was a wasp in the room but I paid no attention and then felt a tickling on my leg. Rolled up my trouser leg and couldn't find anything until I suddenly feel a nip. Slap leg and stunned wasp falls out. Little get.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tmcd35 View Post
    Lol, that's plan B (or Plan A for Spiders). We enact plan B when the Wasp follows behind the sofa...


    Quote Originally Posted by ICTDirect_Dave View Post
    Damn Wasps! It's been more than cold enough lately that they should all be DEAD!!!
    Maybe there are.... Zombie Wasps....

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    What's the point of wasps? They don't seem to have any value in the animal kingdom.

    I'm kind to most bugs that appear in my house - bees, spiders, even earwigs, but wasps? They get the business end of a magazine every time. Same with hornets.

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    Quote Originally Posted by localzuk View Post
    What's the point of wasps? They don't seem to have any value in the animal kingdom.

    I'm kind to most bugs that appear in my house - bees, spiders, even earwigs, but wasps? They get the business end of a magazine every time. Same with hornets.
    They keep the population of other plant eating bugs down by being aggressive little douches and killing them and anything else that gets in their way.

    http://www.everythingabout.net/artic...re_wasps.shtml
    Last edited by SYNACK; 13th November 2013 at 01:51 PM.

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