2. Top Chef Texas winner sold drugs for seven years. And in other food news, "apparently a perk of being one of Cheesecake Factory's 174 general managers is the brand-new BMW you're given every three years."
3. Sheep-eating plant:
In the Andes it uses its sharp spines to snare and trap sheep and other animals, which slowly starve to death. The animals then decay at the base of the plant, acting as a fertiliser.