The World War of the Ants – The Army Ant

  • Published on:  8/11/2019
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  • Joep
    Joep 7 days ago+3828

    "Sir we're under attack, what do we do?"
    "I don't know Jefferson, put that big head of yours to use"
    "... you genius"

  • Dylan Ung
    Dylan Ung 7 days ago+2731

    Army ants: Attacks
    Square head ants: Yeah, this is big brain time

  • Sarah Williams
    Sarah Williams 7 days ago+430

    My diet consists of the babies of my enemies.

  • Charlie Maloney
    Charlie Maloney 7 days ago+210

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

  • Team ADHD Gaming
    Team ADHD Gaming 7 days ago+551

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

  • Lightplus
    Lightplus 7 days ago+3484

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

  • CellDoCho Ethan
    CellDoCho Ethan 7 days ago+443

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

  • Crusty Steel
    Crusty Steel 7 days ago+560

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


    Other insects: *EXIST*
    i'm about to Ant this man's whole career

  • Henry Chester
    Henry Chester 7 days ago+179

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

  • aRandomVlogger
    aRandomVlogger 7 days ago+3365

    WW14: “Sir, there’s another raid!”
    “How big is the frontline?”
    “1 meter, sir”
    “Evacuate the colony. Now!”

  • DearestMinty & Subara Chan

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

  • N1NJA CHR15
    N1NJA CHR15 6 days ago+78

    World war of the ants....

  • O'SSÉIN - Master Your Mind With Me

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

  • Giancarlovan
    Giancarlovan 2 days ago+16

    If all this was upscaled 100x you'd have alien warfare

  • robizzlor
    robizzlor 7 days ago+2328

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

  • Aditya
    Aditya 6 days ago+64

    6:00 if Ant-Man vs Thanos was real this would've happened to Thanos

  • Wex
    Wex 6 days ago+33

    Youtube : wanna see some bugs ?
    Me : sUrE wHy NoT

  • WhalyWhale
    WhalyWhale 5 days ago+13

    Ant- FBI OPEN UP
    Other Ant- Get past my head