Cephalopodmas comes but once a year, and today’s the big day!
To celebrate, some Japanese research dudes did what no research dudes have ever done before: they videotaped a live giant squid, that most elusive of jumbo invertebrates, in the wild.
And then they killed it.
Reuters photo of bloodied giant squid corpse
* PZ Myers on The War on Cephalopodmas
Still photos of a (mostly) undead giant squid taken last year.