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#18675 - 10/31/04 01:47 PM Whats the snake's name?  
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What is the name of that very aggressive jungle snake? Tour de lance Armstrong?
I'm planning on riding a bike to El Salvador and want to scare my friends with tails of certain doom.
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#18676 - 10/31/04 02:35 PM Re: Whats the snake's name?  
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fer de lance


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#18677 - 10/31/04 09:59 PM Re: Whats the snake's name?  
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Also called Barba Armarilla or the Yellow Jawed Tommygoff in Belize. Never seen one and don't ever want to. Can be big mo' fo's from what I hear and that they are particulary nasty bastards. Basically from the same family of snakes as rattlesnakes. Croatlids is the genus or species. Pardon me but I forget the whole high school biology thing with names.

There is a strong rum bottled in Belize called viper rum that is bottled at Maruba Lodge I believe and they basically embalm a small fer de lance in what equates to overproof rum. Do a search on the board and you'll find more info on the rum.

#18678 - 11/01/04 02:01 AM Re: Whats the snake's name?  
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Here is some info on viper rum. [URL=http://216.247.115.230/director/33.htm][/URL]


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#18680 - 11/01/04 12:42 PM Re: Whats the snake's name?  
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What kind of bike riding El Salvador? Sounds fun. Have you any good links?

#18681 - 11/01/04 03:29 PM Re: Whats the snake's name?  
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Thanks for all the good help. It always amazes me the high quality of the collative knolage on the net. The rum sounds interesting, don’t support killing a snake for a shot of booze though. Kill the snakes, live with the rats.
As for riding to El Salvador, doesn’t look like a big deal, stay off the roads during the weekends. Don’t take anything you can’t loose. Ride a cheep local bike.

#18682 - 11/02/04 03:47 PM Re: Whats the snake's name?  
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"What's the snake's name?" Thought you were talking about a certain someone I knew once upon a time. Alas, I see you are talking about an actual snake.


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