Mosquittos so big they get mistaken for trade-ins on Northern Minnesota's used car s? Like Woody Allen in Annie Hall on confronting a spider in the bathroom..."You've got a spider the size of a Buick in there."
Also...the beehive! I recall the beehive filled with black widow spiders which stung the woman's poor hairdresser who happened to be my neighbor in about the late 1960's.
The famous story of "The Golden Arm." Lopped off in a tragic accident it seeks revenge at romantic rendezvous parking lots on full moon nights.