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Remember the old Crazy Glue commercial where the guy suspended himself from his hard hat with just a dab of the adhesive? If he had been using the sugary compounds this bacteria naturally produces, he could have suspended a dump truck with the same amount.

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great, the title made me laugh in my class.
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Now I can glue some Nokia 3210's together... yes ...that would make indestructible armor! WORLD DOMINATION!
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great, the title made me laugh in my class.

Yeah, I'm trying to resist saying anything about the title myself.
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I lawled at the picture
    
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Yeah bikinis can be a powerfull glue.












































Oh wait this is about a bacteria worriedsmiley.gif
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I bet it wouldn't good to get any of it on your hands laugher.gif
    
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How is it rated to 5 tons per square inch, but I can easily scrub it off my teeth with a brush?
    
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post #9 of 22
Andddddd we all know there's some girls out there that would benefit from this bikini shaped glue on their own bikini to keep it on...geesh



I predict a new VS line based off this bacteria...
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How is it rated to 5 tons per square inch, but I can easily scrub it off my teeth with a brush?

Youve obviously never seen that annoying tooth enamel commercial.
Edited by Onex - 2/9/12 at 7:37am
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