On bad bugs and killer fish

I read Amy Stewart’s Wicked Plants as part of my research for 50 Poisonous Questions. She’s now released Wicked Bugs… and an entertaining video trailer to go with it.






And, for your viewing pleasure, I bring you this video about waterskiing and hunting Asian carp. Yes, you read that correctly. One of Brandy’s recent posts reminded my of my dad saying, “watch out for the sturgeons!” every time I wiped out on water skis. If only I had worn armour, like these guys…






Whew. You can thank me later for that dose of high-brow culture.