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Biggest Threat to the Olympics: Caterpillars

Apparently, terrorism is actually lower on the list as poisonous caterpillars have taken over London. They are covered in toxic hairs that can stir up reactions such as skin and throat rashes, watery eyes, vomiting, dizziness and even asthma attacks. While officials have destroyed upward of 700 nests, they fear the pests will be widespread across South East England in five years. You know what they say about moths being drawn to flame -- and the Olympic Games have a mighty big one. Another reason not to be in London this summer.
hahaha. 2nd to the caterpillars is THE TUBE BREAKING DOWN. so gonna happen
ewww and ouch. hope they can take care of them
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