Slippery Bronx Zoo snake gets a name
The snake that went missing for several days at the Bronx Zoo has gained a name after a public vote.
April 7th, 2011
12:43 PM ET

Slippery Bronx Zoo snake gets a name

The Egyptian cobra that turned into a media darling after its escape and subsequent capture at the Bronx Zoo was named Mia on Thursday after a public vote. The name is a play on the several days it was "missing in action."

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  1. Scottish Mama

    What should we call the snakes in washington?

    April 8, 2011 at 10:22 am | Report abuse | Reply
  2. Mia Rosario

    I was nowhere near the Bronx Zoo!

    April 8, 2011 at 2:51 pm | Report abuse | Reply
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