Was not cool.
Never was. Never will be. Like... I think Aboleths are from it? But they're like the only interesting thing in the whole damned book.
ETA: July 3rd.
I guess I don't have anything against Lamia Nobles either, but regular lamia should have been snake ladies in the first place, I don't know WHERE the hell Gary got the whole lion centaur thing from. WTF. The Wis drain they both have is strange too.