LasagnaFarm looks at a recent Q&A with a squid scientist on the New Yorker's Online Only section and compares the giant squid, mysterious creature of the deep with the obvious creature of the shallow: media rumors.

FACT: Others, though, believe that it lives up to its ferocious reputation; for centuries, seamen have told stories of being attacked by giant squid.

FACT: Felix Dennis ate the staff of his first magazine. (Okay, unsubstantiated, but I did personally witness him once devour a live Holstein and a '75 El Camino.)