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4th Jun '18 12:27:13 PM Theriocephalus
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JustForFun/{{Termites}} are portrayed in fiction as very fast munchers of wood making saw blade sounds; often, simply a terrifying invisible force that disintegrates wood rapidly. They are often a problem in buildings and may require fumigation tents.

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JustForFun/{{Termites}} are portrayed in fiction as very fast munchers of wood making who gleefully turn floors, furniture, ladders and other wooden items into sawdust to the tune of saw blade sounds; often, they are simply a terrifying invisible force that rapidly disintegrates wood rapidly.wood. They are often a problem in buildings and may require fumigation tents.
15th Apr '18 5:16:37 PM FanGirl2292
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* One episode of ''WesternAnimation/TheNewAdventuresOfWinnieThePooh'' was about a swarm of termites raiding Rabbit's house.

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* One episode of ''WesternAnimation/TheNewAdventuresOfWinnieThePooh'' was about a swarm termite eating the characters out of termites raiding Rabbit's house.house and home and Tigger befriending said termite when mistaking it for a different kind of bug.
23rd Feb '18 6:42:21 PM Eddy1215
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* In one episode of ''WesternAnimation/AladdinTheSeries'', recurring villain Mechaniklies creates an army of mechanical termites to destroy the rain forests. This is a unique variation as by being mechanical, the termites here don't just eat wood, [[ExtremeOmnivore they eat]] ''[[ExtremeOmnivore anything]]'', [[EatenAlive including living flesh]].
22nd Feb '18 8:52:46 AM Kartoonkid95
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* For a sci-fi take on it, there's the WesternAnimation/WoodyWoodpecker cartoon "Termites [[RecycledINSPACE From Mars]]". What makes them so different from Termites From Earth is that these ones chew through anything. [[spoiler:Except adhesive tape.]]

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* For a sci-fi take on it, there's the WesternAnimation/WoodyWoodpecker cartoon "Termites [[RecycledINSPACE From Mars]]". What makes them so different from Termites From Earth is Mars]]", which feature intergalactic termites that these ones can chew through anything. [[spoiler:Except Except adhesive tape.]]tape.
** The short itself is a RecycledScript of a promotional comic book for Scotch Tape.



* An episode of ''WesternAnimation/{{Popeye}}'' deals with Popeye defending his newly built home from termites. After eating his spinach, he rebuilt his house completely out of steel.

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* An episode of ''WesternAnimation/{{Popeye}}'' deals with In the WesternAnimation/{{Popeye}} short ''Insect to Injury'', Popeye defending tries to defend his newly built newly-built home from termites. After eating his spinach, he rebuilt his house completely out of steel.
30th Jan '18 1:44:23 PM Eddy1215
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* In one episode of ''Series/FamilyMatters'', Steve creates a batch of super termites. Unfortunately, they get loose and end up devouring Eddie and Waldo's apartment building, to the point that the apartment above them caves in.
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30th Jan '18 1:39:08 PM Eddy1215
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* ''ComicBook/GastonLagaffe'': Lebrac throws a bottle of termites at Gaston's [[BizarreInstrument Gaffophone]] over the weekend. On Monday morning, doors collapse, desks crumble to dust, pencils are gone... Gaston quickly puts two and two together and goes to check on his instrument... which is sitting untouched by the termites.

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* ''ComicBook/GastonLagaffe'': Lebrac throws a bottle of termites at Gaston's [[BizarreInstrument Gaffophone]] over the weekend. On Monday morning, doors collapse, desks crumble to dust, pencils are gone... Gaston quickly puts two and two together and goes to check on his instrument... [[EvenTheRatsWontTouchIt which is sitting untouched by the termites.
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30th Jan '18 8:06:51 AM Medinoc
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* ''ComicBook/GastonLagaffe'': Lebrac throws a bottle of termites at Gaston's {{Xenophone}} over the weekend. On Monday morning, doors collapse, desks crumble to dust, pencils are gone... Gaston quickly puts two and two together and goes to check on his instrument... which is sitting untouched by the termites.

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* ''ComicBook/GastonLagaffe'': Lebrac throws a bottle of termites at Gaston's {{Xenophone}} [[BizarreInstrument Gaffophone]] over the weekend. On Monday morning, doors collapse, desks crumble to dust, pencils are gone... Gaston quickly puts two and two together and goes to check on his instrument... which is sitting untouched by the termites.
15th Dec '17 7:17:29 AM Malady
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{{Termites}} are portrayed in fiction as very fast munchers of wood making saw blade sounds; often, simply a terrifying invisible force that disintegrates wood rapidly. They are often a problem in buildings and may require fumigation tents.

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{{Termites}} JustForFun/{{Termites}} are portrayed in fiction as very fast munchers of wood making saw blade sounds; often, simply a terrifying invisible force that disintegrates wood rapidly. They are often a problem in buildings and may require fumigation tents.
21st Aug '17 7:06:01 AM CosmicFerret
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* An episode of ''TheBerenstainBears'' featured a story about a termite who teams up with the episode's villain to sell bogus "termite insurance" to bears. The scam involves the termite chowing down on wooden property.

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* An episode of ''TheBerenstainBears'' ''WesternAnimation/TheBerenstainBears'' featured a story about a termite who teams up with the episode's villain to sell bogus "termite insurance" to bears. The scam involves the termite chowing down on wooden property.
15th Aug '17 9:59:44 AM RockRaider
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* An episode of ''WesternAnimation/AquaTeenHungerForce'' has Carl's house infested with termites that Meatwad ordered as pets.
-->'''Carl:''' Certainly not gonna sign off on anymore packages with the word "Congo" written in blood.
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