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Jokes/Interweb Things Thread, Yep...never visiting Australia. in Fun Stuff; spider.jpg Oh....my....God. Have a friend is currently working in Oz and they found this (and it's babies) in the boot ...
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    Yep...never visiting Australia.

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    Oh....my....God. Have a friend is currently working in Oz and they found this (and it's babies) in the boot of the car *shudders*. I suffer VERY badly from arachnophobia. Hell....I'd just buy a new car.

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    It's so FLUFFY!

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    NOPE!!!!

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    Australia. Koalas aside, everything wants to kill you.

    If you have a moment, search Youtube for buff kangaroo. You'll thank me for it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by jinnantonnixx View Post
    Australia. Koalas aside, everything wants to kill you.
    I bet even a koala would given half a chance.

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    That's not going to fit under a glass now is it?

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    Koalas can be nasty - I had one hump my leg when I was over there. I think it thought I was a tree (I was young and skinny then).

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    Quote Originally Posted by bladedanny View Post
    I bet even a koala would given half a chance.
    Koalas can be made to look less friendly than they usually appear:

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    I can barely look at the picture. I survived New Zealand for a year....no spiders there though.

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    Quote Originally Posted by captaincharisma View Post
    I survived New Zealand for a year....no spiders there though.
    Incorrect. We have the Katipo, but I've NEVER EVER seen one. And I was always told you'd need to be VERY young, old, or already sick for their bites to be fatal... :/

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    Last edited by nephilim; 13th December 2013 at 10:38 AM.

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    Open Boot
    Scream Loadly
    Slam Boot lid shut - repeatedly
    Take car to garage - say you're having problems with opening the boot..

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    @kearton I was just lucky not to see any then!

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    **shudders** knew I shouldn't have opened this thread...

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