How To Detect Yeerks

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Re: How To Detect Yeerks

Post by Captain Nostalgia » Sun Sep 16, 2012 9:16 am

Hmm. Perhaps test them by offering them oatmeal, and observing their response.

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Re: How To Detect Yeerks

Post by LadyFaith » Wed Oct 10, 2012 7:44 am

What about ask and Andalite to touch them, and then see how they react?

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Re: How To Detect Yeerks

Post by Sassy_Cat » Sat Oct 20, 2012 10:30 am

BabelFish42 wrote:Uh... not very likely. And the Yeerk is attached to the host's brain, so if your idea worked, you'd probably end up sucking out the host's brain too. Kinda defeats the whole purpose if you ask me.
Unless of course it was a really loosely attached Yeerk.
Although, if we're on the topic of snatching Yeerks off brains, then there's always the Egyptian approach of pulling the brain out the nose with a hook. Locate the Yeerk and pull it out that way? (Ew.)
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Re: How To Detect Yeerks

Post by BabelFish42 » Sun Oct 21, 2012 1:45 pm

*shudder* Ew is right. :-( I don't even know where to begin with all the reasons why that would be a bad idea. Should I start with the idea of sticking a giant hook up a person's nose and using it to puncture their skull? Or the fact that physically ripping a Yeerk off of its host brain can sometimes lead to the insanity we saw with that poor homeless guy in Visser?
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Re: How To Detect Yeerks

Post by Sassy_Cat » Sun Oct 21, 2012 1:55 pm

You have a point. Of course, is it more humane to pull off the Yeerk, or to let them be?
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Re: How To Detect Yeerks

Post by BabelFish42 » Sun Oct 21, 2012 2:34 pm

I would say let them be, for sure. If you really want to get rid of the Yeerk, starving it out would be a better option.
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Re: How To Detect Yeerks

Post by Tobias_Marco » Wed Mar 21, 2018 3:17 pm

<Maybe watch their reaction as you eat escargo?>
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