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bobbolink Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon May-05-08 07:13 PM
Response to Reply #26
31. The Hawaiian name for "cockroach" is B-52.
Too bad you met one face-to-face.

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  -Gah Disgusting! A roach just dropped on my shoulder Indenturedebtor  May-05-08 06:21 PM   #0 
  - Boric acid.  evlbstrd   May-05-08 06:22 PM   #1 
  - yes  Hardhead   May-05-08 06:23 PM   #3 
  - Well, they can survive a nuclear attack, so that's out...  Texas Explorer   May-05-08 06:22 PM   #2 
  - Nah, Mythbusters did that one  Warpy   May-05-08 06:52 PM   #18 
  - Buy a tube....  Uben   May-05-08 06:25 PM   #4 
  - But if he were to eat with one of the roaches  Indenturedebtor   May-05-08 06:28 PM   #6 
     - Doubtful  awoke_in_2003   May-05-08 08:15 PM   #40 
  - i lived in new york city and  sweets   May-05-08 06:27 PM   #5 
  - Any Suggestions?  lse7581011   May-05-08 06:32 PM   #7 
  - that's a tough one.  sweets   May-05-08 06:35 PM   #10 
  - Take lots of garlic capsules, and give 'em to your furry friend, too.  bobbolink   May-05-08 07:09 PM   #28 
     - Thanks so much!  lse7581011   May-05-08 07:52 PM   #37 
        - Yeah, about the only thing that can hurt is, if you take too much, people will avoid you.  bobbolink   May-05-08 07:58 PM   #38 
           - "people will avoid you"  awoke_in_2003   May-05-08 08:16 PM   #41 
  - Borax powder  malaise   May-05-08 06:34 PM   #8 
  - Once upon a time I was visiting back home and my brother  Ilsa   May-05-08 06:35 PM   #9 
  - Thanks, they're utterly vile creatures  Indenturedebtor   May-05-08 06:38 PM   #12 
  - Roach population would keep me from moving to some places. nt  Ilsa   May-05-08 06:50 PM   #17 
     - Bleh yeah at least they don't really fly here  Indenturedebtor   May-05-08 06:54 PM   #20 
  - One of my favorite memories of my dad  Warpy   May-05-08 06:54 PM   #21 
  - Aahhhh!!! I loath those things  Greylyn58   May-05-08 08:36 PM   #51 
  - My mini weiner dog  Mojorabbit   May-05-08 06:37 PM   #11 
  - My pup prefers to play with bugs  Indenturedebtor   May-05-08 06:39 PM   #14 
  - Encourage your spiders. They take care of roaches really well.  Cleita   May-05-08 06:38 PM   #13 
  - Daddy-long-legs spiders (which aren't really spiders, I hear) live quietly in corners and I leave  Idealist Hippie   May-05-08 06:57 PM   #22 
  - Oh really? Their long legs creep me out.  Liberal_in_LA   May-05-08 07:02 PM   #25 
     - It drives my girlfriend crazy that I won't kill them for her.  Jed Dilligan   May-05-08 07:33 PM   #34 
        - Lady bugs are cool, roaches are horrific. Those are the rules.  Liberal_in_LA   May-05-08 07:35 PM   #35 
           - Good idea  awoke_in_2003   May-05-08 08:21 PM   #45 
  - Don't mind the black widows  awoke_in_2003   May-05-08 08:20 PM   #42 
  - I've only seen one black widow and I mushed her  Warpy   May-05-08 08:26 PM   #48 
  - I have to bomb my house every year about this time.  panader0   May-05-08 06:44 PM   #15 
  - When I lived in Arizona I had to deal with them too.  Arctic Dave   May-05-08 06:48 PM   #16 
  - Lol  Indenturedebtor   May-05-08 06:53 PM   #19 
  - I had a small roach problem here recently in Boston  rockymountaindem   May-06-08 07:32 AM   #54 
  - Yeah  awoke_in_2003   May-05-08 08:22 PM   #46 
  - The stuff that's in the Combat traps is supposed to be good.  LoZoccolo   May-05-08 07:00 PM   #23 
  - Disgusting!  Liberal_in_LA   May-05-08 07:01 PM   #24 
  - Hope this adds some comic relief.  LibDemAlways   May-05-08 07:02 PM   #26 
  - The Hawaiian name for "cockroach" is B-52.  bobbolink   May-05-08 07:13 PM   #31 
  - Hawaii has lots of mice darting about also.  Liberal_in_LA   May-05-08 07:14 PM   #32 
  - call the exterminators  madokie   May-05-08 07:06 PM   #27 
  - I bought some stuff at the nursery not long ago that kills bugs, makes them bleed to death, but is  lonestarnot   May-05-08 07:10 PM   #29 
  - They are attracted to feces  Nictuku   May-05-08 07:12 PM   #30 
  - Boric acid used in combination with  Johnny Noshoes   May-05-08 07:17 PM   #33 
  - get a .22 and take LOTS of target practice.  leftofthedial   May-05-08 07:37 PM   #36 
  - Roaches can be adorable and cute ya'know...  D__S   May-05-08 08:01 PM   #39 
  - I had a flying roach kamikaze straight into my face when I was a kid . . . .  stranger81   May-05-08 08:20 PM   #43 
  - Had a big one-palmetto bug-fall right onto my eye when I was drifting  Lorien   May-05-08 08:26 PM   #49 
  - diatomaceous earth,  PDJane   May-05-08 08:20 PM   #44 
  - That's what I use. Here's more info:  Lorien   May-05-08 08:24 PM   #47 
  - Florida here, where the bugs and the cockroaches roam freely.  morningglory   May-05-08 08:27 PM   #50 
  - You guys are all great thanks so much for the tips!  Indenturedebtor   May-06-08 12:32 AM   #52 
  - Years ago I found one in my can of soda...  GoddessOfGuinness   May-06-08 12:43 AM   #53 
  - they are actually very clean creatures  datasuspect   May-06-08 07:37 AM   #55 

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