The World War of the Ants – The Army Ant

  • Published on:  8/11/2019
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  • Jammy
    Jammy 7 days ago+2827

    Ants are violent because of video games

  • Sarah Williams
    Sarah Williams 7 days ago+575

    My diet consists of the babies of my enemies.

  • CoolerHorizon84
    CoolerHorizon84 7 days ago+676

    Army Ant: We attack this colony!
    Army Ant 2: Why this colony?
    Army Ant: We have more numbers than them

  • Team ADHD Gaming
    Team ADHD Gaming 7 days ago+648

    All ants lived togather in harmony but everything changed when the fire ants attacked....

  • CellDoCho Ethan
    CellDoCho Ethan 7 days ago+519

    Friendly ant: we’re so lucky to be living in harmony
    Army ant: hippity hoppity you’re now my property

  • Lightplus
    Lightplus 7 days ago+3728

    Imagine being an square head ant
    "What's my job?"
    "Bunker door"

  • Charlie Maloney
    Charlie Maloney 7 days ago+269

    Army ants: sees leaf cutter colony
    Leaf cutter soldier: why do I hear boss music?

  • Henry Chester
    Henry Chester 7 days ago+215

    Fun fact, Every ant Queen has a portrait of Karl Marx on her bedroom wall.

  • Munch, munch, delicious crunch

    This is why ants should never be given nuclear technology

  • N1NJA CHR15
    N1NJA CHR15 7 days ago+108

    World war of the ants....

  • Évariste Galois
    Évariste Galois 7 days ago+2308

    Ants are so violent because they play video games

  • Gmngvlogs &MORE
    Gmngvlogs &MORE yesterday+3

    In a million years ants will evolve to build guns and nukes and destroy the world if we haven't already

  • DearestMinty & Subara Chan

    "Some groups just don't get along" - Kurzgesagt
    Me and social events

  • O'SSÉIN - Master Your Mind With Me

    What do you call an ant that is good with bookkeeping?

  • Dio Brando
    Dio Brando yesterday+7

    When an ant sees an Ant Exterminator

  • robizzlor
    robizzlor 7 days ago+2403

    PETA: "Only humans make war. Animals are so much better"
    Ants: "Hold our leaves"

  • Machas Animations
    Machas Animations 21 hours ago+2

    Pheidole obtusospinosa could be a new minecraft skin 3:52

  • Tyranid Sid
    Tyranid Sid 3 days ago+7

    Me watching the ants fight : Awwww, they playing.
    The ants : No, we slaying.

  • cool faces
    cool faces 23 hours ago+1

    block head ant,
    - go outside the nest and hide
    - wait for army ant to go in
    - use block head to block the entrance
    - trap the army ant in your nest
    Thats what i call a pro gamer move.