One of our most fun discoveries at Toy Fair 2011 were Egg Bods, which are quirky little windup creatures with characters like Captain Hardboiled and Fairy Tinkershell. Your kids can mix and match the Egg Bods' heads and arms to make their own custom creations, and starting a collection isn't a major investment -- each Egg Bod will retail for $5.99 when they go on sale in the U.S.
Man Dies After Eating 28 Raw EggsA man dies after eating 28 raw eggs. Who knew eating eggs could be harmful? Recently, a 20-year-old man, from Tunisia passed away after consuming 28 raw eggs. The male had made a bet with his friends that he could eat 30 raw eggs. He experienced stomach pains shortly after eating the vast amount of eggs. He was rushed to the hospital but tragically he was pronounced dead upon arrival. The official cause of his death has not yet been released.
Daily Digit 41.6% Egg Price JumpThe Daily Digit is 41.6 percent. That's how much fresh egg prices jumped in May according to the U.S. government. Could eggs be the next breakfast for billionaires? Egg prices are sizzling. Blame the Easter bunny! According to Nielsen scan data, egg category sales were up 3.8 percent for Easter compared to last year. That means 8.1 million more dozens were sold. And then they say post- Easter demand continued strong through April and May.
Venomous Snakes Hatch From Eggs Kept By ToddlerA toddler had kept eggs which hatched into venomous snakes. A three-year-old from north Queensland was lucky to have survived after stashing away several snake eggs.Kyle Cumming had discovered the eggs in his backyard and he decided to keep them. He placed them in a container and stashed the eggs in his closet.A few weeks later, Kyle's mother found that the container had become home to several wriggling snakes.