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TZ Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Apr-16-10 09:18 AM
Response to Reply #9
10. Pretty much.
However when I was at NIH they were working on a way to make mosquitos transmit a VACCINE for malaria from person to person..Cool huh?
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  -Mosquitos serve no purpose. Shell Beau  Apr-15-10 08:39 PM   #0 
  - Let me add fleas to that list  kimi   Apr-15-10 08:50 PM   #1 
  - Mosquitoes are bat and bird food.  The Velveteen Ocelot   Apr-15-10 08:51 PM   #2 
  - And, dragonflies...  GoCubsGo   Apr-15-10 09:03 PM   #3 
  - Yuck  mycatfred   Apr-15-10 09:05 PM   #4 
  - I hear ya, sister  snailly   Apr-15-10 09:32 PM   #5 
  - You know, I'd sooner put a roach or spider out than kill it, but mosquitoes (and ants!) - nope. nt  Skip Intro   Apr-15-10 09:37 PM   #6 
  - I might have actually been bitten by a mosquito  nickinSTL   Apr-15-10 09:54 PM   #7 
  - I'm one of those folks who could be in a crowd of 5000 people,  tango-tee   Apr-15-10 11:54 PM   #8 
  - You smell better.....  MicaelS   Apr-16-10 09:35 AM   #12 
  - Hrmf. It's because I smell better.... *to a mosquito*.  tango-tee   Apr-16-10 01:29 PM   #16 
  - That is my baby girl too. We had this issue last summer  Shell Beau   Apr-16-10 05:22 PM   #17 
     - Ouch! Your poor baby!  tango-tee   Apr-17-10 12:35 AM   #20 
        - There are pluses and minuses to that treatment.  MiddleFingerMom   Apr-17-10 03:00 PM   #23 
        - Ooooh. Groan.  tango-tee   Apr-17-10 11:07 PM   #26 
        - Interesting. Will definitely give it a try.  Shell Beau   Apr-17-10 09:02 PM   #24 
  - Food chain.  Tommy_Carcetti   Apr-16-10 09:12 AM   #9 
  - Pretty much.  TZ   Apr-16-10 09:18 AM   #10 
  - They just took the space that would otherwise be occupied by another Chuggo thread.  Orsino   Apr-16-10 09:28 AM   #11 
  - They serve to enhance hand/eye coordination  DFW   Apr-16-10 09:37 AM   #13 
  - They most CERTAINLY do!  HopeHoops   Apr-16-10 10:06 AM   #14 
  - Well, they give 'qu' a nice, warm, middle-of-the-word experience - and they built Walter Reed Army  qnr   Apr-16-10 10:50 AM   #15 
  - Sure they do. They are an efficient vehicle for disease organisms.  Deep13   Apr-16-10 05:49 PM   #18 
  - They have been heavy here as well.  Texasgal   Apr-16-10 07:40 PM   #19 
  - They are the reason we exist.  jobycom   Apr-17-10 03:22 AM   #21 
  - Male mosquitoes pollinate plants...  WillParkinson   Apr-17-10 09:25 AM   #22 
  - Skeeters are important polinators of many plants.  Odin2005   Apr-17-10 09:10 PM   #25 
  - Ain't nobody serve no purpose.  hunter   Apr-18-10 12:01 AM   #27 
  - only FEMALE mosquitos suck your blood though  paulsby   Apr-18-10 05:13 AM   #28 
  - Mosquitos remind us of our place in the world - they serve to keep us humble.  old mark   Apr-18-10 06:24 AM   #29 

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