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Great musical recordings: Brahms – Wilhelm Kempff 1950’s legacy (op. 10, 24, 76,79,116,117,118,119): Great compositions/performances


Brahms – Wilhelm Kempff 1950’s legacy (op. 10, 24, 76,79,116,117,118,119)

ARTICLE: SNAKES


Snakes

Snakes are scaly, cold-blooded, carnivorous reptiles related to lizards. They tend to be limbless and move by muscular contraction. Though they have razor-sharp teeth, they do not chew their prey but instead swallow it whole with the help of a loosely attached jaw. Because their bodies are tubular, some paired organs must be staggered within the body, and one of the two lungs is generally non-functional and sometimes even absent. Why are snakes associated with healing and medicine? More… Discuss

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Snake – Danee Robinson



Snake – Danee Robinson

Danee Robinson, 17 – sings this jazzy number written by Jake Heggie about Eve’s encounter in the Garden of Eden with the serpent (snake). This is one of the underdergraduate audition numbers she is sending off for admissions to various Schools of Music. It was recorded lived on November 26, 2011. Danee’s other recordings are available on ITunes and Amazon. Her website is http://www.daneerobinson.com. Licensing by Harry Fox Agency license # 1156768147

 

 

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National Geographic: Snake Bite


Published on Jan 9, 2014

What would you do if a Western Diamondback bite you? DO OR DIE AIRS THURSDAYS at 10P.

 

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Haiku- Venomous fangs (poetic thought by George-B)


Haiku- Venomous fangs (poetic thought by George-B)

Rattlesnakes rattlers

warning of venomous fangs
paralyze fear.

Quotation of the Day: Ambrose Bierce: “Edible”…defined


Edible, adj.: Good to eat, and wholesome to digest, as a worm to a toad, a toad to a snake, a snake to a pig, a pig to a man, and a man to a worm.

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