‘Fruit Fly Trap’ neither fruits, nor flies, nor traps

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The “Fruit Fly Trap” costs $7.99 and claims to catch fruit flies.

It has a baited center tube you fill with water, and also sticky trap pads you put on either side of the tube.

We figured by putting a bowl of fruit a couple of feet away from the trap, we wouldn’t have any trouble catching flies.

We were wrong.

It didn’t catch anything.

Nada.

Nothing.

Not a skinny bug/insect/critter of any kind met their doom in the Fruit Fly Trap.

If you have purchased the Fruit Fly Trap and had some success with it, let me know. I will happily update the story.

As for now, I’m going back to the fruit and hoping for a new version of a fly trip that works.​