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Audubon Zoo Is Currently Offering A ‘Cricket King Cake’ For You To Get Into The Mardi Gras Spirit

There are all kinds of king cakes these days. You've got the traditional, you've got king cakes with different types of filling, and even boudin king cakes. However, The Audubon Zoo in New Orleans is offering up a type of king cake I've never heard of until today. They are offering up a "Cricket King Cake". Nope, not for the animals at the zoo, for the patrons.

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Have You Been Seeing These Beetles Lately? Here’s What You Need To Know About Them

Have you been seeing these "ladybug" beetles all over the place lately?

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What Kind Of Worm Is This? [Video]

The world can be a pretty freaky place. There are so many animals and insects we haven't discovered yet. Take this living nightmare of a creature. What is it, or better yet, where is it? I'd like to know so I can make sure I don't go there.

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Skin-Crawling Video Shows A Centipede Suddenly Crawl Out Of A Young Girl’s Ear And Now I’ll Never Sleep Again [Graphic Video]

Every time my ears clog with a sinus infection, I automatically assume something horrible has crawled inside of my ears while I was sleeping. After watching this video, my paranoia is a whole bunch better now.

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Louisiana’s May Fly Season In Full Swing

If you thought the love bugs were bad just wait until you hit a swarm of Mayflies.

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‘The Critter Catcher’ Is Here So You Don’t Have To Smash Bugs With Your Shoes Anymore [Video]

No reason to smash a June bug, right? Well, in walks "The Critter Catcher" and all these issues are solved.

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YouTube via MuddrFuddr
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Does A Zip-Lock Bag With Water And Pennies Really Get Rid Of Flies?

A few years ago, right at the start of Summer, all of a sudden I had a ton of flies in my garage. I bleached, scrubbed and pressure washed every inch of the garage but couldn't get rid of the flies. Finally, I tried the old pennies and water in a zip-lock bag trick, and after a couple of days, the flies were gone. Was it just a coincidence, or did the zip-lock bag trick actually work? If it did work, why?

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Dangerous ‘Kissing Bug’ Threatens Louisiana

The Center for Disease Control is warning people to keep an eye out for this insect that could carry a fatal disease. Louisiana is on the list of 28 states that have reported transmission of the fatal "Chagas Disease".

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Termite Troubles On The Rise In Louisiana

Do you know the signs of a termite infestation around your home? Knowing what to look for could save you thousands of dollars.

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Watch As A Doctor Pulls A 3 Inch Cricket Out Of A Man’s Ear [Video]

What's the strangest thing you've had, or heard of being pulled out of someone's ear?

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