The Weekly Filet brings you the five best links of the week, every Friday. Making sense of the big issues of our time (with a healthy dose of serendipity and nerdiness). Curated by journalist David Bauer.

Dancing With Black Widow Spiders

New York Times

What it feels like to be bitten by a black widow spider (and why you can still catch some fish before driving to the hospital).

Published in Weekly Filet #129, in August 2014.

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