Irish dad Tony Allen's son was afraid of spiders, but they didn't want to go around smooshing them all the time, so Allen invented My Critter Catcher, an inventive way to scoop up bugs without a crazy vacuum device for humane depositing outside the house. After all, you wouldn't want to be in a situation where you smooshed one spider and accidentally released hundreds more. Or let it get to the point where they crawled inside your...well, nevermind.

Sources: Insider