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Old 08-05-07, 09:02 PM   #1
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Saved the frat from bat #5, this **** is getting old.

Honestly, how many people are actually scared of bats? THEY EAT BUGS FOR ****S SAKE!
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Old 08-05-07, 09:03 PM   #2
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Why would you save a frat?
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And then the cat threw up on their mat!
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Old 08-05-07, 09:09 PM   #4
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Why would you save a frat?
Alas, some of them are cool. And I am good with animals. I wish theyh would have let me keep the last bat. I would have named him Rockstar.
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Old 08-05-07, 09:10 PM   #5
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And then the cat threw up on their mat!
No, I make sure the frat cats are fed the finest food for their age/activity profile. Honestly I am way nicer to animals than I am to human beings.
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awwwww.....









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This may not matter to anyone else, but I am amazed that I was able to use a computer, much less form coherent posts, last night. Damned bats are attracted to drunkness.
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Well bats are the leading cause of rabies in people.
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Well bats are the leading cause of rabies in people.
Sort of- they are carriers, not the cause of rabies. Rabies is caused by a virus, and the virus is transmitted through the saliva or other body fluids of animals infected with the virus. Infected animals are vectors, not causes, of the virus, which in turn causes the disease.

There's a huge difference between the fact that most human cases of rabies resulted from bat bites and the belief that all bats carry rabies (I know you didn't say that- but a lot of people mistakenly believe that). Actually, in some parts of the country, raccoons and skunks are more common carriers. Read this for more info, and for an interesting map of the incidence of rabies in wild animals (not frat boys), check this out.

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Old 08-06-07, 07:57 AM   #12
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Honestly, how many people are actually scared of bats? THEY EAT BUGS FOR ****S SAKE!
well I am
we have some trapped somewhere in the house inside the walls, once in a while they come out and Im scared to death.
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^^^ they're definitely scary when they fly around you but in reality, their navigation system is better than a 767's. They generally try to avoid you, more out of self-preservation than anything else. However, when they're trapped (like in a room), they do get sort of panicky!
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Why not kill all the frat boys and let the bats have a rockin' partay house!!!!!
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Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.
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I think their cute. We get them in my neighborhood in the summer.
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Yeah, I agree with you on this, most frat boys are cute.
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Old 08-06-07, 08:36 AM   #17
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Up on Mackinac Island, one of the shops has bats in it. They are pretty cool, and just zip around the shop all day. It was pretty funny watching the customer reactions though to them.
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well I am
we have some trapped somewhere in the house inside the walls, once in a while they come out and Im scared to death.
Are you more scared of the bats or the full moon that chases the bats?
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BTW...bats have been know to carry rabies.
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Nice pix PM....what a goofy parrot. Bats are an important part of the ecosystem....my wife hates em, I love em
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