Cooked tarantulas on a stick

Cooked tarantulas are seen at the 110th Explorers Club Annual Dinner at the Waldorf Astoria in New York, March 15, 2014. The club, which promotes scientific exploration, featured catering by chef and "exotic creator" Gene Rurka. Chef Rurka prepared a variety of dishes featuring insects, wildlife and invasive plant species. Photo: REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

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  1. "This'll never catch on, Mr Dibbler. Ain't you got any rats?"

  2. You think that they are free range spiders? Probably were starved for a while to make sure that they were nice n clean...

  3. dobby says:

    Crenquis, so you are supposing they weren't just found behind some drapes and splatted with a text book at the panicked urging of a domestic partner?

  4. Dammit, I came here to make a CMOT Dibbler reference.
    You were quicker, Nelsie, well done smile

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