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Old 03-27-2006, 04:59 PM   #1
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Designer Makes Brooches From Roaches
Insects Kept On Leash

POSTED: 7:11 am PST March 23, 2006
UPDATED: 8:40 am PST March 23, 2006

SALT LAKE CITY -- The latest thing in spring jewelry moves while you have it on.

A designer in Salt Lake City has come up with a brooch made from a roach.

The bejeweled insects are kept on a leash, giving them room to roam over your coordinated top.

The brooches cost $40 in the store and $80 if purchased online.

The name of the Salt Lake City store where the broaches are available is Black Chandelier.
ok this is just a little gross
not to mention isn't it slightly inhumane even if it is just a little icky roach?

i wonder what the PETA people will say about it

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Old 03-27-2006, 05:02 PM   #2
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that's definitely not hot.

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Old 03-27-2006, 05:37 PM   #4
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Yeah, I saw that on America's Next Top Model last week. er, not that I watch that. okay i do.

Anyway. if I had to have a roach on me i'd like it to be bedazzled and on a leash.
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Old 03-27-2006, 06:11 PM   #7
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lol it's not very practical is it, having an accessory that requires a leash? i mean you can't do much if you have to hold onto it all the what if it uses the bathroom!
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OMG That is vile
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OMG that's one of the most disgusting things I've ever seen.
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yeah I've seen these on TV.

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Old 03-27-2006, 08:08 PM   #12
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who is the GENIUS that came up with that idea? and how the hell was the idea presented?

"uh yeah guys, I've got these GREAT idea for jewelry...y'see what it is is...I mean, what I'm trying to do is...what I mean to's a COCKROACH...with jewelry on it...and you can, like...wear it. like jewelry. because it is jewelry. with a cockroach. yeah."
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prolly couldn't wear that to work at the Health Dept
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Old 03-27-2006, 08:19 PM   #14
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Oh man. That was popular in Mexico like 8 years ago. I know b/c I was there and they tried to sell me one.

It was gross.
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That is so flippin' disgusting!!!!!!!!

Jewelry is supposed to accentuate your attire, not piss and roam all over it

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