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User currently offlineOly720man From United Kingdom, joined May 2004, 6688 posts, RR: 11
Posted (7 years 2 months 4 weeks 18 hours ago) and read 1324 times:

I was intrigued by the headline

"Huge green worms invade Texas neighborhood"

http://www.wkyc.com/news/news_article.aspx?storyid=66482

expecting some 1950's type sci-fi movie scenario.

In the article the worms are in fact caterpillars and probably aren't that huge either.

Are worms and caterpillars synonymous in the US or is that the usual story of having the bullshit attention grabbing headline with the rather different reality in the body of the report?


wheat and dairy can screw up your brain
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User currently offlineAirfoilsguy From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (7 years 2 months 4 weeks 17 hours ago) and read 1319 times:

Quoting Oly720man (Thread starter):
Are worms and caterpillars synonymous in the US

No, but neither is the truth and the media. Any 10 year old can tell the difference.


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