“With a meal like that, it would sit in a cave to digest for about a week and then not need to eat for four to six weeks.” (

After that first week, a wee tipple would be welcome.
Happy Hogmanay.


An experiment “to see how motorists in Brazil treated snakes … [and] if drivers would intentionally run over any of the objects placed in the road … [found that] forty-two fake snakes were intentionally run-over compared to 31 plastic bottles.” (

Drivers gunning their vehicles toward plastic water bottles may have felt threatened by the word ‘slake’.