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Molting Pet Tarantula Stars in Amazingly Disturbing Music Video

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Just when you thought we'd backed off on the nightmare-inducing spider stories, we stumbled across Molt, one of the freakiest arachnid videos ever posted, courtesy of Vimeo user “Bipolar Spider.”
 
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The clip description sounds innocent enough (even if you're not so comfortable around our eight-legged friends), because it's something that anyone who's owned a pet tarantula has witnessed: the process of “molting,” which allows an arachnid – a Chilean rose tarantula, in this case – to grow larger by shedding its exoskeleton. But when the process is accompanied by music and dialog from director Chris Cunningham's twisted experimental film Rubber Johnny, it instantly becomes the music video from hell.
 
Okay, that's enough setup... I'm freaking myself out here.
 

 

Now that you're in the mood, why not read about a family chased out of their home by an army of spiders hiding in a bunch of bananas?

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