i don't like them generally but, this spider made an amazing catch the other day. i was pouring a cup of coffee and noticed movement on the blinds. the fly didn't even have to get caught up in a web. it was sitting there and then along comes the spider and...GOTCHA! edited to add: the pic has been rotated 90 deg left. the spider is actually dragging the fly backwards up the blind. 8wheel drive. ha!