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Posted by on Oct 22, 2008 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Selling Snake Oil in the Year of the Rat

2008 is the year for the animal kingdom and beauty. Working dogs are so passe. This time around we see the rise of the fish pedicure, and now the snake massage.

Located in Israel, Barak’s Snake Spa features a variety of the cold-blooded creatures, including Corn and King snake. Using their winding ways across belly, face and limbs, the snakes “knead” out tension – which may or may not have been created by the treatment itself.

It actually looks intriguing, especially when you see the little guys in action.

If you don’t like doing it reptile style, Barak also offers the pitter-patter of rat & mice on the soles of feet. Wondering if one treatment feeds off of the other, if you get my drift…

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Posted by on Oct 19, 2008 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Basses Corn Maize: Live Aerial Preview Not Included

Every year for Halloween, Basse’s throws some major festivities including pony & hay rides, farmer goodies, kids games and what is considered the best corn maize in Wisconsin. This year it is Thomas the Train (er, Tommy). All of this fun doesn’t come cheap though – everything is ala carte, and each experience runs about $6 per person. My question is, how do we know the maize is really a train layout and not the result of some tractor sent on autopilot gone wild? Go forth and get lost.

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