Bad Day for cockroaches as a laboratory in Brazil reported an eager response to its offer of $25 per 100g of live cockroaches. They need 5kg of the insects (about 600,000 of them) for research into possible vaccines. "You give them a quick slap and then grab them by their antennae," said housewife Elvira Martinez de Oliviera. "it's not a big deal."
Charmless Day for Manee Saisin, a snake catcher and charmer in Thailand who was strangled to death by a 31/2-ft-long boa constrictor as he was carrying it home around his neck.Reuse content