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Old 05-19-2007, 02:30 PM   #21
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man we have um every year whats the big deal. there not alot but theres always some.
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Old 05-19-2007, 02:39 PM   #22
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I haven't seen them this far south. But we do have a plague of our own right now...actually get it twice a year

I HATES LOVEBUGS.
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EWWWW Lovebugs.... AKA American Cockroaches right?
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Old 05-19-2007, 03:09 PM   #24
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Nope. They are sorta like fireflies....but they don't light up. They are called lovebugs because they mate in mid-air, and stay attached while flying. And they splat easilly on cars. If you commute, washing your car everyday is a habit.
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No. Love bugs are similar to Box Elder bugs.

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i havent heard that sound for a few summers... i dont feel its summer until ive heard one on a hot summer day!
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Oops. Got palmetto bugs and lovebugs mixed up.
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Old 05-19-2007, 11:34 PM   #28
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We have Cicadas up here every year, although last summer it did seem like we had more of them then usaul Took one in the chest while doing 60 with the windshield folded down on the Jeep last year ouch
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better than it hittin yah square in the mouth eh?
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I for one welcome our new insect over lords.
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