Saturday, May 12, 2007

Spiders in his ear

At Halloween, a news story reminded me of an old Lights Out episode. Now a news story about a boy who discovered spiders living in his ear reminds me of a ludicrous (but memorable) old Night Gallery episode, The Caterpillar," with Laurence Harvey as a guy who suffers an earwig munching around in his head ...

1 comment:

Dr. Phil (Physics) said...

That was probably the singlemost creepy Night Gallery episode ever. Years later, when I ran into a bunch of earwigs while shucking some corn, and then the damned things proved hard to kill -- you smash them and they get up and skitter away -- I kept thinking about that episode, saying, "That can't really happen that way, can it? No, it can't really..."

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