Because it’s just not the same without a visual.
Here’s the giant snake mentioned yesterday.
I’m so glad I wasn’t born any sooner than I was. Naturally, there weren’t any people at all–or even apes, for that matter–58 to 60 million years ago. So, after the dinosaurs but before the mammals, it appears there was an Age of Giant Snakes.
And now you know a little more about the Cheney family tree. Go in peace.