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by Peter Moskos

August 18, 2011

You know you've jumped the shark...

...when you post pictures of a slug. But I don't have a dog.



I found this little guy in my backyard trying to molest a grape. His two eyes stick out a lot further when I'm not trying to take a picture from inches away. Did you know this kind of slug can live 3 years, has a breathing hole, and mates while dangling from a thick stream of mucus? Me neither! He's about 4 inches long and would probably much rather be eating on my neighbor's fig tree or grape vines.

I think I'll name him Slithers.

Here he is, not at his longest:

2 comments:

Map Monkey said...

What a cutie-pie! No seriously! I mean it!

PCM said...

I love your blog.

I have a thing for maps. Seriously. I mean it!