When did worms learn to fly?

Gordon Mohr gojomo@usa.net
Sat, 13 Oct 2001 21:06:56 -0700

MSNBC has just reported that an Al-Qaida offensive flying-worms 
capability "cannot be ruled out". And now back to your regularly
scheduled hysteria...

- Gordon

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Wayne E Baisley" <wbaisley@enspherics.com>
To: "Friends of Rain Karma" <FoRK@xent.com>
Sent: Saturday, October 13, 2001 8:34 PM
Subject: When did worms learn to fly?

> In the last 12 hours we've had 4-1/2" of rain here in town, with some
> local flooding and high winds.  And I've rescued at least a dozen
> earthworms from my front porch.  There are worms all over the driveways
> and sidewalks, which is normal when things get so wet.  But I can't
> figure out how they're getting up on the concrete porch which is a 6"
> climb straight up.  Some of these wanderers aren't even 2" long.
> Cheers,
> Wayne
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