Gallery: UN Report Says We Should Be Eating More Bugs


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Let them eat… cockroaches? In an effort to address world hunger, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations recently published a report suggesting that insects are a viable source of protein for humans, animals and pets. The report picks grasshoppers, ants and other bugs as protein-packed meat substitutes that are less harmful to the environment than traditional meat.

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  1. John Butler January 1, 2015 at 9:35 am

    Got a better idea. Raise more chickens!! They eat the bugs, we eat eggs and them. Looks like a double win for real humans and a big set back for liberal vegans!!

  2. 4ndy May 16, 2013 at 3:25 pm

    Grind them into a sausage or burger patty and that’ll make it easier for most westerners to stomach the critters, since they won’t have dozens or hundreds of little heads looking up at them from their plate.

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