Why do horseflies randomly bite?

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  1. waloshin macrumors 68040

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    Why do horseflies randomly bite, we know why mosquito's bite.
     
  2. Grant1210 macrumors member

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    Idk did it hurt u jk
     
  3. arkitect macrumors 601

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    Google still unkown around your parts?

    Anyway. Here's a site that will give you loads of answers to your questions.
    Answers to Kids' Miscellaneous Questions About Insects

     
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  5. leekohler macrumors G5

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    Oh- it's another fabulous Wally thread! I just now noticed! I should have known though.
     
  6. arkitect macrumors 601

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    Who else would start a whole new thread just to ask such a question.
    :p
     
  7. fireshot91 macrumors 601

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    Were you expecting somebody else?
     
  8. dukebound85 macrumors P6

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    Haha I like his threads. Seems like a fellow quite curious in a variety of aspects
     
  9. Scepticalscribe Contributor

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    I like them, too - all a part of life's rich tapestry.
     
  10. Firestar macrumors 68020

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    I doubt anyone that's been here more than a month would.
     
  11. arkitect macrumors 601

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    Oh well, in that case, keep an eye out for the next ones I am sure he'll be asking soonish:

    Link
     
  12. fireshot91 macrumors 601

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    I can easily answer the ones in bold.
     
  13. Firestar macrumors 68020

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    Congrats. :)
     
  14. fireshot91 macrumors 601

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    Thanks. :D
     
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    I swear, not all of us are like waloshin. Apologies on behalf of the country. :p
     
  16. arkitect macrumors 601

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    Well hopefully the remainder aren't like iJohnHenry… eh? :eek:

    :D :D
     
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    …I'm slowly becoming convinced MacRumours is the #1 reason they're shutting down Tourism Canada.


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  18. iJohnHenry macrumors P6

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    Why do horseflies randomly bite?

    Salt.

    Pound same. :p
     
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  20. iJohnHenry macrumors P6

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    Not hardly. :mad:

    More like this.
     

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  21. Apple OC macrumors 68040

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    please do ... they are more interesting than the horsefly question
     
  22. waloshin thread starter macrumors 68040

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    Yes, there getting so large these days.
     

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