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Cursor-Hunting Praying Mantis Is a Feature, Not a Bug

All it takes is a display of repetitive stupidity to make an animal endearing. See: Dogs chasing laser pointers; cats swatting at bugs through glass; and this here praying mantis, misunderstanding the modern cursor metaphor. Stupid mantis! (I love you.)

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A very special pun thanks to Slyd3z

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He thought it was a fly and he was hungry. The trianglular shape of the pointer does kind of look like a tasty fly lunch.

Speaking of stupid pet tricks...I had a dog who used to lick the underside of a glass dining table to try and get the food he saw on top. He never figured it out.....