Man swallows a live cobra

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cobraPALMADULLA, SRI LANKA – When most people think about cobras, they get the willies. Not an appetite.

But video shows a 50-year-old Sri Lankan man swallowing a two foot long snake down to its head.

Hello midlife crisis! Once it’s all down, the snake gets pulled out unharmed, but still, talk about a gag reflex.

The stuntman says he has to be careful not to ingest any venom (getting poisoned could really screw with his shot at a world record; he`s going to try to swallow two serpents for that!).

If it all makes you shutter, just imagine how the snake feels.