Tags archives: amsterdam


Tuesday 10/9

Cus­toms offi­cials in Ams­ter­dam inter­cepted a suit­case con­tain­ing 200 live taran­tu­las. Accord­ing to offi­cials at Schiphol Air­port, a Ger­man cou­ple, fly­ing in from Peru, were also car­ry­ing dozens of cen­tipedes, crick­ets, grasshop­pers and beetles.The creepy crawlers were seized by offi­cers. No word on why the cou­ple had the taran­tu­las and other insects – or if they […]


Wednesday 7/18

Freak News 07182012 A Swedish woman says she had to fly overnight from Europe to Tan­za­nia next to a man who died after the plane had departed. Lena Pet­ters­son, a reporter for Sveriges Radio, said the man was hav­ing con­vul­sions before the Kenya Air­ways flight departed from Ams­ter­dam, the Nether­lands. The plane took off anyway. […]