Sunday, February 11, 2018
SUNDAY SCIENCE BLOG
This may be the best metaphor for the Trump presidency, (except for the part where the toad is unharmed).
TOAD = U.S.A. TOXIC BEETLE = TRUMP
The toad ingestes the toxic beetle and it takes 88 minutes for him to vomit it and its poisons out.
Toad Eats Beetle, Immediately Regrets It — Watch Retching Aftermath
Toads might want to be careful what meal they catch with their sticky, pink tongues. It could be a toxic beetle that makes them throw up … and then scurries away to tell the tale, a new study from Japan finds. Unfortunately, toads have to learn this lesson the hard way. After nabbing these brown and black insects, known as bombardier beetles (Pheropsophus jessoensis), a toad will likely feel an explosion in its gut, indicating that the beetle has just let loose a toxic chemical cocktail, the researchers found.