Posts tagged "snakes"

Man Brings Boa Constrictor Into Restaurant, Claims It Is His ‘Service Animal’

Some diners freaked when a Missouri man walked into a restaurant with a boa constrictor snake around his neck.
Per the ADA, the only service animals allowed are actually dogs,…

Katrin Higher | August 16, 2015 - 4:00 pm

RIP Society: Woman Crashes Into Firehouse With Stolen Python Around Her Neck

It wasn’t enough for Sarah Espinosa of Albany, New York, to crash into a firehouse while driving drunk. No, she had to show off and do it with a python…

Jessica Wakeman | August 5, 2014 - 2:00 pm

Worst Nightmare: 550 Lb. Snake Pile Massage

After spending the day wandering around a tourist-packed zoo, I can understand why you might be in need of a massage. So it’s cool that visitors to the¬†Philippines Cebu City…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 22, 2014 - 4:45 pm

Animal-Control Officer Hid 850 Snakes Worth $500,000 In His Home

An animal-control officer had hundreds of snakes, including two 6-foot Burmese pythons, at his home, where he ran an illegal side business selling them, authorities said Thursday.
There were 850…

Huffington Post Weird News | September 21, 2013 - 5:00 pm

Snakes Are Opening Doors Now

New thing to be afraid of: SNAKES KNOW HOW TO OPEN DOORS NOW. We’re not sure if this is a python or a boa constrictor, but we all agree we…

Jessica Wakeman | June 18, 2013 - 1:40 pm

Be My Boyfriend: Guy Who Was Keeping 53 King Cobras In His Car

Dear Guy Who Was Arrested For Driving Around With 53 King Cobras In His Car,
No woman can resist a guy who lives a rock n’ roll lifestyle. In fact,…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 22, 2013 - 4:40 pm

Connecticut Lawmaker Stripped Of Title Over Lewd “Snake” Comment To Teen Girl

Rep. Ernest Hewett of Connecticut, a Democrat, was caught on audiotape making a lewd sexual comment regarding a 17-year-old girl who testified to the state legislature about her internship. The

Jessica Wakeman | March 1, 2013 - 2:40 pm

Worst Nightmare: Toddler Hides Eggs In His Closet; Hatches 7 Deadly Snakes

Kyle Cummings, a three-year-old boy from Queensland, Australia, was delighted to find a pile of eggs in his backyard, so he did what any toddler would do: he scooped them…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 23, 2012 - 9:00 am

How PMS Can Save Your Life

Breaking news in the world of snake detection. And no, I’m not talking about trouser snakes. I’m talking about actual snakes. Those slithery things that can kill you, either because…

Ami Angelowicz | March 8, 2012 - 4:20 pm

Meet The Baby Girl With A Pet Python

Someone call Child Protective Services! Baby girl Sidhi Siddharth Sinune of Maharashtra, India, plays with a python that her father brought home after earning extra cash as a snake catcher.

Jessica Wakeman | September 7, 2010 - 2:40 pm

Salma Hayek Is Not A Fan Of Snakes

Fun, newly learned fact about Salma Hayek: she is terrified of snakes. No, seriously, terrified. Like, will practically s**t her Gucci…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 9, 2010 - 6:10 pm

Snake Ear Wrap: Creepy Or Chic?

I normally stick to simple hoops or tiny stud earrings, so it’s a little odd that I’m so drawn to this elaborate snake earring. I just can’t help loving how…

Catherine Strawn | March 25, 2010 - 3:10 pm

Brangelina Become Jewelry Designers

Though they’re currently known for their huge brood and inhumanely good looks, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have yet again decided to change up everyone’s perceptions. Please meet Mr. and…

Bianca Posterli | November 16, 2009 - 3:50 pm

Crave: Good Girl Vs. Bad Girl

[Bows, $375, and Snakes, $315, at Why does it cost $60 more to be good?]…

Catherine Strawn | April 1, 2008 - 8:30 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Cheating, Red-Legged Frogs, And Married Life In Japan

People who are in love are less likely to cheat, according to a study at UCLA. “Feeling love for your romantic partner appears to make everybody else less attractive,” psychologist…

Catherine Strawn | March 19, 2008 - 12:00 pm