It proved to be a weekend when the biggest hit at the box office was a movie starring a digital Easter bunny. So nothing cheered me up more than The Wall Street Journal's compendium of the best tweets posted @BronxZoosCobra in the guise of the Egyptian cobra who escaped from the Bronx Zoo and was found (where else?) in a dark corner of the Reptile House on Friday.
Here are the best ones that had anything to do with movies (think "The Third Man" for my top pick).
4. "I want to thank those animals from the movie 'Madagascar.' They were a real inspiration.
3. "Just FYI, I've had it with Samuel L. Jackson too."
2 "A great cake recipe. 2 cups sugar, 4 eggs, 1 cup milk, 2 cups self-rising flour, 1 saw, 1 stick butter. And mix. Bring it by the zoo..."
1. "On top of the Empire State Building! All the people look like little mice down there. Delicious little mice."