Originally Posted by IanFlue
Yes, the mitochondrian was (probably) originally an induvidual organism that was consumed but not digested. It would be a good addition to GIANTmicrobes, Mitochondria.
Also, I dressed up as one for Halloween '08.
Cool costume! This year I want to go as 2010's big scare (Like Swine Flu, Anthrax, MRSA, etc.) But Mitochondria is a body part, not an eaten organism. Mitochondria shouldn't be a GIANTmicrobe, it should be part of one.