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Badger admits falsifying ‘killer spider’ story to deflect attention from cull

don't be stupid, it's only a spiderA crafty badger has today admitted to circulating a misleading and factually incorrect story about ‘man-eating death spiders’, in a desperate bid to lead the publics’ attention away from the mass badger cull that shot into action back in August.

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Posted: Oct 18th, 2013
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Alcoholic spiders: Britain’s hidden shame

Barry is a prematurely grey, balding tarantula. He arrived in the UK last year in a box of bananas. His tragic story of abandonment and alcoholism is a damning indictment of Britain’s claim to be a nation of animal-lovers.

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Posted: Feb 25th, 2013
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Fear of spiders remains same despite fall in spider attacks

‘You are actually more likely to get knocked down by a car than have a big hairy poisonous spider crawl into your ear when you are asleep’

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Posted: Aug 29th, 2008
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Spiderman captured in giant bath tub

Superhero was ‘visibly exhausted’

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Posted: May 16th, 2007
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