Did you know snake nerves preserve for a year in wine?
Everyone’s favorite nutcase talks about using his pet cobra as “Ghost Rider” inspiration. Look at Kelly Ripa’s face around 48 seconds in.
Surprisingly enough, after the widely reviled first film, it looks quite watchable! It helps that they seem to kill off Channing Tatum and replace him with The Rock. Also, Marlon Wayans has been replaced by Bruce Willis and mountain ninjas.
Artist Ridd Sorensen has made some pretty spiffy movie poster fan art one-sheets for the Super Summer Action Show at Planet Pulp. He’s got a whole cadre of 1980s action classics including Predator, Rambo, and Die Hard. (Via The BuzzBrewery) View List ›
New Yorkers can now rest easy.
NBC News has confirmed that the Egyptian cobra who escaped from the Bronx Zoo has been found and is in quarantine. A squeamish nation, and a hyperventilating media, breathes easier. No jail can contain New York’s newest folk hero. He’s like Dillinger with deadly neurotoxins. Read More ›
The Bronx Zoo Cobra makes the rounds.
He’s a super star.
The Bronx Zoo cobra has been on the lam for six days now with very little progress in the search being reported by the zookeepers who clearly underestimated the reptile’s escape artistry. (She’s like a scaly John Dillinger.) It’s time we recognize this elusive cobra alongside the other great cobras in history. View List ›
The video of the talking twin babies has left everyone asking: What the hell were they talking about? The Egyptian cobra that escaped from the Bronx Zoo, that’s what. Subtitled for your convenience. Watch Video ›
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A 20-inch Egyptian cobra escaped from its enclosure in the reptile house of the Bronx Zoo, and people (specifically the media) are flipping the eff out. Its venom can kill an elephant. Hide your kids, hide your wife, hide your elephants. Watch Video ›
I can’t help but feel a little jipped, all I got was a lousy goldfish. Watch Video ›
In an exercise called “Cobra Gold,” U.S. soldiers basically act out their own version of Fear Factor, drinking cobra blood and eating lizards, frogs, and scorpions. If the rules of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell apply to participating in Cobra Gold, then consider us WAY GAY. View Image ›
“Cobra XRS 9955 Voice Alert 15 Band Radar/Laser Detector with 1.5-Inch Full Color Display and Upgradeable Red Light/Speed Features” from Cobra is surging on Amazon.