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Only two living people have had a Chia Pet modeled after them. One was Barack Obama. The other was Mr. T. Now you’ll know the next time someone asks you.

April 28, 2009 Posted by | People | , | 1 Comment

Snakes alive!

“Researchers excavating a coal mine in South America have found the fossilized remains of the mother of all snakes, a nightmarish tropical behemoth as long as a school bus and as heavy as a Volkswagen Beetle.

Modern boas and anacondas, which average less than 20 feet in length and reach a maximum of 30 feet, have been known to swallow Chihuahuas, cats and other small pets, but this prehistoric monster ate giant turtles and primitive crocodiles.”

More at  Los Angeles Times.

April 28, 2009 Posted by | animals | | Comments Off on Snakes alive!