Tuesday, August 18, 2009

Terrible Home Depot Mistake

I reached for the slug repellent without paying much attention, went home, and applied it. Next thing I know, the slimy little bastages are all zooming around the yard at 50 miles per hour. I take another look, and, what do you know... I had grabbed the "slug propellant" instead.


  1. Does this mean you defused the bomb?

  2. Nah, I just told the checkout lady about it.

  3. And, by the way, she just had someone bring it inside the store! Better it blow up inside than out, I guess.


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