October 10, 2012
According to an article in yesterday’s New York Times, the winner of a roach-eating contest collapsed and died shortly after consuming dozens of bugs and worms.
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Filed under: entomophagy, roach-eating contest
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In 1850, the population in the US was 23 million. 3.2 million were black slaves.
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I blog every Monday, Wednesday and Friday about the intersection of history and science. My favorite topics are the history of sanitation, funky fashions, and insects.