Florida invaded by rat-sized snails

Apr 15, 2013 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: WHNZ-AM Tampa

No, this is not a 1970s B-movie: South Florida really is dealing with an invasion of giant African land snails.

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Apr 15, 2013
 
I personally know one in FLA.

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..a Zombie Thanksgiving

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Apr 16, 2013
 
These snails don't race the hare, they eat 'em.

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Apr 16, 2013
 
Escargot for everyone!

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a regular UN state Florida has become

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Apr 16, 2013
 
Put them on welfare and they will all congregate downtown and you can round them all up.
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Apr 16, 2013
 
Hoosier Hillbilly wrote:
Escargot for everyone!
Escargot STEAKS for many ....(let a fancy shmanzy chef try it out)!
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yeah, I know a guy in Florida and I do hope part of his Karma is he has a yard full of these things. :o)

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Apr 16, 2013
 
Cindy wrote:
yeah, I know a guy in Florida and I do hope part of his Karma is he has a yard full of these things.:o)
(Tries to look innocent)

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why do you hope

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Oh my God -- they're coming!!! Run!!!

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Uh Clem wrote:
Oh my God -- they're coming!!! Run!!!
at a snail's pace ???? or flat out

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officer, Mr. Snail can you tell me what happen??

Mr.Snail, I was pounced upon by a gang of turtles...

officer: can you describe them Mr.Snail?

Mr Snail: no I can't it all happen so fast

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Don't call them illegal, you might hurt someone's feelings.

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Naughtyrobot wrote:
Don't call them illegal, you might hurt someone's feelings.
They're just "Undocumented".....

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Apr 16, 2013
 
what in the hell is FDA approved

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ooooooooooops sorry thought FDA was foreign document arrival .. not realizing
it is Food & Drug
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these snails are gross!

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Apr 16, 2013
 
Maybe the snails will eat the rogue snakes...

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Apr 16, 2013
 
WOW!!! Florida is just all messed up now!

Look at the Everglades! Now Huge Snails!

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Apr 16, 2013
 
That's just gross...

Keep them down south will 'ya?

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