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Thu Sep 12, 2019, 01:56 AM

Woo-Hoo! A new tick discovered on Long Island. The Asian Long Horned Tick has...

managed to find its new home here. No word yet if it carries any nasties, but it's a tick, so just assume the little bloodsucker has a way to make you sick. Or kill you.

Unwitting irony-- the newscaster giving us the story was out with the county bugwatchers gallivanting through the woods. Her closing words were warning us all to wear tick proof clothing, but she was wearing a short skirt, bare legs, and sandals.



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Reply Woo-Hoo! A new tick discovered on Long Island. The Asian Long Horned Tick has... (Original post)
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Response to TreasonousBastard (Original post)

Thu Sep 12, 2019, 02:17 AM

1. Long Horned Tick?

Are they sure it isn't from Texas?!

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Response to TreasonousBastard (Original post)

Thu Sep 12, 2019, 04:44 AM

2. Cute little things.

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