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Post by sundaymorningstaple » Tue, 20 Apr 2010 10:04 am

I reckon Nakatago & GoGreen ought to get a room.......

Right along side the one JR8 & I are gonna get! :lol:
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Post by nakatago » Tue, 20 Apr 2010 10:40 am

"A quokka is what would happen if there was an anime about kangaroos."

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Post by GoGreen » Tue, 20 Apr 2010 12:15 pm

Alright prawn, prawn it is.. Geez.. Well at least next time when you are in space you won't go hungry because you can BBQ and grill those prawns! :wink:

Man I'm hungry.. lol

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Post by GoGreen » Tue, 20 Apr 2010 12:22 pm

sundaymorningstaple wrote:I reckon Nakatago & GoGreen ought to get a room.......

Right along side the one JR8 & I are gonna get! :lol:
Speaking of room, I am looking for a room/unit since my lease is expiring in 2 months time.. And then maybe you guys can come over for house-warming! Yeah!

Then we gonna have the real BBQ prawns alright, or BBQ roaches.. Up to you Nakatago.. lol.. I'm just kidding bout the roach part :)

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Post by seatosin » Wed, 28 Apr 2010 12:58 pm

We get them in our apartment. I thought we'd be immune moving into a "newish" place - wrong! We found that they slip under the doors in between the gaps. Vacuum cleaner with hose attachment seems to work just fine. :wink:

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Post by raden888 » Wed, 28 Apr 2010 4:48 pm

Like SMS said if all fails you can always eat them.They are considered tasty snacks by some in Thailand :wink:

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Post by sundaymorningstaple » Wed, 28 Apr 2010 7:10 pm

SOME PEOPLE TRY TO TURN BACK THEIR ODOMETERS. NOT ME. I WANT PEOPLE TO KNOW WHY I LOOK THIS WAY. I'VE TRAVELED A LONG WAY, AND SOME OF THE ROADS WEREN'T PAVED. ~ Will Rogers

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Post by morenangpinay » Wed, 28 Apr 2010 9:26 pm

I think cat does the job.. :) we always find dead roaches in the bathroom

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Post by dazzlebabe » Thu, 29 Apr 2010 9:36 am

sundaymorningstaple wrote:Image
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Post by nakatago » Thu, 29 Apr 2010 9:45 am

...so, have you seen the movie Starship Troopers? Something we affectionately call Baygon: The Movie.
"A quokka is what would happen if there was an anime about kangaroos."

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Post by raden888 » Fri, 30 Apr 2010 12:04 am

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I think they will go down well with a couple of bottles of Tiger and nuts :lol:

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Post by irvine » Mon, 03 May 2010 11:46 am

Try putting some moth balls on the 'covering' of the hole on your bathroom or kitchen floor. We use the ring type moth ball (sold in Fairprice) and I guess the smell stops roaches from coming up.

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Post by x9200 » Mon, 03 May 2010 11:56 am

raden888 wrote:Image


I think they will go down well with a couple of bottles of Tiger and nuts :lol:
Are these really roaches? I thought that at least with the Thai fried goodies there are the water bugs (besides grasshoppers, cicadas, locusts, mantises, crickets etc.)

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Post by sundaymorningstaple » Mon, 03 May 2010 1:24 pm

The ones in the photo are actually the large waterbugs and not roaches. Most of the roaches in Thailand aren't eaten but smoked instead! :cool:

However, you can eat the Madagascar Hissing Cockroaches though and they are as big if not bigger than the waterbugs.
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Post by x9200 » Tue, 04 May 2010 3:14 am

Grasshoppers gain so much as food if you start thinking of eating roaches.

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