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  1. The Weirdest Ways We've Totally Screwed Up the EvergladesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Miami New Times

    ... problem by now, but the shear fact that so many people thought it would be a good idea to release their unwanted pet snakes into the wild knowing full well they could reach lengths of over 12 feet is still quite beyond me. "Well son, your Ma no ...

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  2. Blanchard family displaced after early-morning fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... able to get it under control. A woman who lived in the home ran back inside the burning building to rescue her pet snakes and had to be removed by firefighters. The fire remains under investigation. Copyright 2014 KSLA . All rights reserved. When ...

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  3. Exotic pets and the risks to healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | BBC News

    ... exotic animals are being kept, but reptiles do appear to be challenging for a place in the nation's affections. Pet snakes, lizards, turtles and tortoises, for example, have increased from an estimated 400,000 in UK homes in 2008 to more than one ...

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  4. The bizarre items banned from BrisbaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 9 | NEWS.com.au

    EGGS, tins, kites and snakes. As Brisbane goes into lockdown ahead of the G20 there is a lot you can't do in the city this week - but also one surprising way to cash in.

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  5. Ancient 'Persephone' Mosaic May Hold Key to Tomb MysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Mashable

    ... Olympias consorted. The Greek historian Plutarch recorded they wore baskets on their heads filled with Olympias' pet snakes. The snakes would rear their heads out of the baskets, terrifying the male participants in Dionysiac rites and orgies. ...

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  6. Georgetown: Celebrate Your Reptile TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... called "bearded" because of the their ability to flare out the skin in the throat area when threatened. What about snakes? Life Science says: "There are more than 3,000 species of snakes in the world and there is at least one type of snake on every ...

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  7. Manchester: Celebrate Your Reptile TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... called "bearded" because of the their ability to flare out the skin in the throat area when threatened. What about snakes? Life Science says: "There are more than 3,000 species of snakes in the world and there is at least one type of snake on every ...

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  8. Norwalk: Celebrate Your Reptile TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... called "bearded" because of the their ability to flare out the skin in the throat area when threatened. What about snakes? Life Science says: "There are more than 3,000 species of snakes in the world and there is at least one type of snake on every ...

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  9. Wilton: Celebrate Your Reptile TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... called "bearded" because of the their ability to flare out the skin in the throat area when threatened. What about snakes? Life Science says: "There are more than 3,000 species of snakes in the world and there is at least one type of snake on every ...

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  10. Best-Ever Portrait of Alexander the Great Found?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | Criminal Report Daily

    ... Olympias consorted. The Greek historian Plutarch recorded they wore baskets on their heads filled with Olympias' pet snakes. The snakes would rear their heads out of the baskets, terrifying the male participants in Dionysiac rites and orgies. ...

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  11. Cute and Funny Names for Your Pet SnakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Buzzle.com

    ... or Ebony are eligible names for the Black Corn Snake. Rainbow is an apt name for a snake pet with multi-colored skin. Snakes are fascinating but may not be suitable as pets for everyone. However, if you have already made up your mind to get a snake ...

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  12. Woman finds huge python slithering in her bath but how did it get there?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... so she opened the door and looked back in and there it was." She added: "The family who used to live next door bred snakes and Tasha went on Facebook to message them and ask if they were missing a snake. "They said it had been missing since they ...

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  13. Greek Tomb's Female Forms Hint Olympias May Lie WithinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | How Stuff Works

    ... Specifically, the Greek historian and biographer recounted that the mystical baskets were used to hold Olympias' pet snakes, which would rear their heads out of the baskets, terrifying the male participants in the Dionysiac rites and orgies. "I have ...

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  14. Good Examples to Help You Understand ArchetypesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | Buzzle.com

    ... Eve in the garden of Eden - Paradise Lost. Bracy sees Geraldine as a snake in his dreams- Christabel by Coleridge. Snakes are also seen as a phallic symbol in literature, poetry, and mythology - Cleopatra was bitten by a snake on her breast. Big, ...

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  15. Cat captured at Richard Henry Lee Elementary SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... confined the cat and took custody around 9 a.m. Mosier said he has seen deer chased into schools and classroom pet snakes get loose, but that this was something new. "We've had a lot of animal incidents at schools in the eight years I've been here ...

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  16. Guess Who's Coming to Dinner: Escaped Snake Pops Up in Brooklyn KitchenRead the original story

    Aug 28, 2014 | DNAInfo.com

    ... around her glass cage, newly fortified with heavy boxes and books stacked on top of its cover. Many kinds of snakes are illegal to keep as pets in the city, including vipers, cobras, anaconda or pythons, but corn snakes are not banned according to ...

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  17. The 2014 Preseason QuackPoll is Self-AwareRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Addicted To Quack

    ... Goodbody? That name isn't real. At best, it's an androgynous Bond girl. Brandon Levesque - Brandon has over 200 pet snakes. They are all named Manute Bol. He feeds them Four Loko and Cap'n Crunch. He does not own a suit. Sean Larson - Sean spends ...

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  18. Wednesday's Child: JessicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | CBS Local

    "I'm good with snakes, because when I was a baby a snake actually wrapped around my neck.

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  19. Remember That Time Justin Bieber Brought A Snake To The VMAs?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2014 | MTV

    ... of "Anaconda" at tonight's 2014 MTV Video Music Awards after that rehearsal incident the other day, we do know that snakes have a long history at the show. Like, remember that time Justin Bieber planted a kiss on his then-girlfriend Selena Gomez ...

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  20. Cold-blooded pets replace dogs as man's best friendRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | Hexham Courant

    ... week after Joe Reed and Jan Mitchinson moved into a house at the town's west end with their three boa constrictor snakes and a smaller, speckled king snake, and began walking the streets with them wrapped around their necks and arms. Fears for the ...

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