Dead squid dances

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The sushi dish in the video below might leave you feeling rather less hungry than you were.

Apparently the sodium in the soy sauce causes the muscle cells in the dead squid's legs to twitch, making it look as if it's alive on the plate.

Very creepy indeed. Would anyone really want to eat this after seeing it 'dance'?