a) Relies upon stealth and camouflage to attack its prey.
b) Went undercover as an Evangelical Christian and joined a megachurch in Texas "to get a look inside the evangelical mind-set that gave the country eight years of George W. Bush."
c) Once it bites into its prey, it has been known to hang on for long periods of time and can be very difficult to remove.
d) Name is ridiculous.
e) Has small vegetation-like flaps of skin around its mouth.
f) Wrote a column for NY Press in 2005 called "The 52 Funniest Things About the Upcoming Death of the Pope" shortly before Pope John Paul II died.
g) Can be seen with some frequency as a correspondent on HBO's Real Time with Bill Maher.
h) Its flesh is often used in fish and chips, and its skin is sometimes tanned to make leather.
Answers after the jump.
a – both; b – Taibbi; c – both; d – both; e – Wobbegong; f – Taibbi; g – Taibbi; h – Wobbegong
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