Wednesday, April 19, 2017
There actually was a recent Marvel comic, where a character did the Br'er Rabbit bit Pool mentions, and does make a dramatic escape! I don't want to spoil it, even though I thought it was telegraphed...
You can read a bit about alum here, but I'm more familiar with it from stuff like this:
That's probably not good for anyone or anything.
Yondu says Pete gave him a parrot; that would be Peter Quill, Star-Lord. I could see him thinking it would be funny to give Yondu one, and Yondu constantly threatening to eat it but becoming way too attached to ever do that.