It’s Raining Spiders … and Stuff


Ladies and gentlemen, it has rained spiders in Brazil. Yes … spiders. Rained. IN BRAZIL.

The land which gave birth to Zumba has now become Stephen King’s official playground. And you can thank the “social spider,” a group of arthropods working together to form a giant web to catch their prey.

Now that’s socialism, folks.

 

Thank you to 12 News in Phoenix, Ariz. for originally informing me of this (intriguing? terrifying?) phenomenon.

[… Shudder …]

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AND IN OTHER NEWS:

**I officially ended the world’s longest eyelash debacle on Sunday. Not sure how this happened, but I wound up with an eyelash stuck in my eye for a MONTH. A month, people. Do you have any freakin’ clue what it’s like to wake up every morning to an eyelash jabbing its way into your cornea, with NO recourse? I poked, I stabbed, I rubbed; yet that dang thing would not budge. For this alone, I think I deserve a spot in the “Guinness Book of World Records.”

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**The Black Keys won three Grammys. The Black Keys are seriously the coolest musicians EVER (except for my dad, of course).  I saw them, LIVE, with my sister, back in October, and they tore it up. And last night, they won THREE GRAMMYS, which means my El Camino ticket stub is now worth some mula. $$$$ :-) (Not that I’m selling it … suckers!)

**Java jam. That’s it, people. Jam made from espresso. A piece of Heaven really does exist here on earth. I may now die in peace.

**My cat peed on his own this morning. VICTORY!

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3 comments

  1. babyjill7...Marilyn Griffin · February 11, 2013

    All I can say is, “I’M GLAD I’M NOT THERE!”…I’ve never in my life could imagine so many in one place…
    I say. “KILL THEM”…
    Checked out the JAVA JAM… I think I would love their Pepper Jelly…Sounds so good!

  2. Jill · February 11, 2013

    Yea for Chester!!!!!
    (Becca would not like the spiders in Brazil!)

    • Shari Lopatin · February 11, 2013

      LOL, no she would not! It’s her worst nightmare.

C'mon, you MUST be thinking something.

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