Ladybug... HA! Too funny to not share!

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Ladybug... HA! Too funny to not share!

Postby TazKristi » Sun Sep 02, 2018 3:25 pm

Most of you may not be aware, but we see around 150 - 250 attempts by spam accounts to join/post every day. I've made several adjustments in the forum and 99.9% of the spam activity is never seen publicly. About 10% actually succeed in making an account and posting something. Those are held in post approvals for us to either approve or decline. While clearing posts today, I came across one that I just had to share because it's hysterical. Only our forum, our members will see the unintended humor.

To keep the forum clean, the OP has been banned but I've copied the post below in the first comment to follow. First, though you'll find a link to the thread it was posted in. The thread is from 2015 and it has some interesting history noted; it's a short thread. Click the link, read the thread, and then come back here to read the post. ;)

As aggravating as spam can be, it's nice to find some unintended humor that we can all enjoy. :D

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//forum.spyderco.com/viewto ... del+no+lbk
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Re: Ladybug... HA! Too funny to not share!

Postby TazKristi » Sun Sep 02, 2018 3:25 pm

And the spammer's post...
LadybugForumSpam.PNG
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Re: Ladybug... HA! Too funny to not share!

Postby Jazz » Sun Sep 02, 2018 3:43 pm

The link doesn’t work for me.
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Re: Ladybug... HA! Too funny to not share!

Postby Spydergirl88 » Sun Sep 02, 2018 3:46 pm

Or me
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Re: Ladybug... HA! Too funny to not share!

Postby TazKristi » Sun Sep 02, 2018 3:50 pm

Jazz wrote:
Sun Sep 02, 2018 3:43 pm
The link doesn’t work for me.
Spydergirl88 wrote:
Sun Sep 02, 2018 3:46 pm
Or me
I've edited and replaced the link... try once more. It seems to work.
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Re: Ladybug... HA! Too funny to not share!

Postby PStone » Sun Sep 02, 2018 3:52 pm

Great laugh!

“A few things can pull ladybugs into your home”. Yeah, mainly eBay promo codes :D
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Postby Evil D » Sun Sep 02, 2018 3:53 pm

I'm ok with a Ladybug invasion but even I might have a problem with 5000 of them :eek:
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Postby sal » Sun Sep 02, 2018 4:00 pm

funny.

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Postby The Meat man » Sun Sep 02, 2018 4:55 pm

Ha ha! :D

"A ladybug invasion can be hard to gain under power without proficient help"
I think a spyder invasion is just as bad. ;)

Thanks for sharing this TazKristi!
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Postby Jazz » Sun Sep 02, 2018 7:08 pm

Image :D
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Postby Wanimator » Sun Sep 02, 2018 7:22 pm

That's really cancerous, yet hilarious.

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Postby Spydergirl88 » Sun Sep 02, 2018 7:29 pm

Lol!
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Postby remnar » Sun Sep 02, 2018 8:12 pm

LOL :D

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Postby bearfacedkiller » Sun Sep 02, 2018 8:31 pm

Ha!

I have dealt with Ladybug infestations many times. I have had thousands in my house and I have filled my vacuum completely full with them. When you have that many the stupid things really stink!
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Postby SpyderNut » Sun Sep 02, 2018 8:40 pm

This is good information, but how does one get rid of Jesters then, hmmm? 😆
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Postby The Meat man » Sun Sep 02, 2018 9:09 pm

bearfacedkiller wrote:
Sun Sep 02, 2018 8:31 pm
Ha!

I have dealt with Ladybug infestations many times. I have had thousands in my house and I have filled my vacuum completely full with them. When you have that many the stupid things really stink!
I know what that's like Darby. Have you had any problems with Japanese beetles? They have been an absolute plague in our area the past few years.
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Postby bearfacedkiller » Sun Sep 02, 2018 9:16 pm

The Meat man wrote:
Sun Sep 02, 2018 9:09 pm
bearfacedkiller wrote:
Sun Sep 02, 2018 8:31 pm
Ha!

I have dealt with Ladybug infestations many times. I have had thousands in my house and I have filled my vacuum completely full with them. When you have that many the stupid things really stink!
I know what that's like Darby. Have you had any problems with Japanese beetles? They have been an absolute plague in our area the past few years.
I have never had them in my house but they ravage my garden. The ladybugs are just a smelly nuisance but those beetles are destructive. I feed them to the chickens though and they love them!
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sal wrote:Knife afi's are pretty far out, steel junky's more so, but "edge junky's" are just nuts. :p
SpyderEdgeForever wrote: Also, do you think a kangaroo would eat a bowl of spagetti with sauce if someone offered it to them?

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Re: Ladybug... HA! Too funny to not share!

Postby Tucson Tom » Sun Sep 02, 2018 9:57 pm

I'm going to let any ladybugs sit unbothered. I definitely don't intend to vacuum them up.

Things are under control thus far.

P.S. Thanks Kristi for all you do behind the scenes.

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Postby Doc Dan » Sun Sep 02, 2018 11:39 pm

That was funny! I have had a small invasion of bugs, Spyderco Bugs, that is. Plus, now we have two new names for future Spyderco Bug knives: The Squash Bug and the Mexican Bean Bug. HaHaha!
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Re: Ladybug... HA! Too funny to not share!

Postby Stuart Ackerman » Mon Sep 03, 2018 1:04 am

Maybe a collection of Spyderco knives of all sorts, should be called an...

INVASION... :)


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