Cicadas: "The Shrimp of the Land"

Cicadas: "The Shrimp of the Land"

There are 17 comments on the NBC Dallas story from May 13, 2013, titled Cicadas: "The Shrimp of the Land". In it, NBC Dallas reports that:

After nearly two decades living under the earth, cicadas are about to shake off the dirt and invade our great outdoors.

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“We're all Bozos on this bus”

Since: Jan 07

Indianapolis, IN

#1 May 13, 2013
Well, you can sauté those shrimp in garlic butter all you want. I'll pass.

“hellshade”

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#2 May 13, 2013
shrimp of the land well whether it's land or water my answer is no and hell no...

“Have mercy”

Level 3

Since: May 13

On a liar's soul

#3 May 13, 2013
Yuk, it's a bug.

Since: Jun 12

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#4 May 13, 2013
Land shrimp!...hahahahahahaahaha

....what's it taste like?

“hellshade”

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#5 May 13, 2013
xxxooxxx wrote:
Land shrimp!...hahahahahahaahaha
....what's it taste like?
chicken...what else?

Since: Jun 12

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#6 May 13, 2013
centereach ny wrote:
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chicken...what else?
ahhhh...chicken of the sea...lol
I Wonder

United States

#7 May 13, 2013
Does this coincide with the United Nations telling starving people they should go eat bugs?

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#8 May 13, 2013
Lets bag them and send the to Africa.
Dr Stinko

Hampton, VA

#9 May 13, 2013
aka; the ball sack of food!

“Smokin' Hot'n'Feelin' Groovy”

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Since: Apr 12

Here, There, and Everywhere,..

#10 May 13, 2013
Actually they taste great deep fried,...

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#11 May 14, 2013
No thank you very much. I'm still full from dinner last Friday.

“Don't Tread on Me!”

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#12 May 14, 2013
Actually, it's the sowbugs, what some folks call 'roly polys' that are the real shrimp of the land, they're cousins. And they are GREAT sauteed and sprinkled on a salad!
No shit!

“Voters elect Big Bird”

Level 7

Since: Jan 07

Dump American Eagle

#13 May 14, 2013
I think I'd rather taste test possum.....
Cow Nuts

Medford, NY

#14 May 14, 2013
Trade it to the Asians, tell them it makes them last longer in bed.....they'll eat anything.

“*=* Always Thinking *=*”

Level 8

Since: Nov 12

Greensburg, IN

#15 May 14, 2013
New when 'i' saw Cow Nuts who it had to be!
I'm calling Bubba!
Parden pard

Bath, PA

#16 May 14, 2013
Collect them and feed them to the pigs.Cicada ham is delicious.(lots of protein and an earthy flavor,,like them Italian underground thingys).

Since: Feb 07

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#17 May 15, 2013
Al Gore should produce a recipe program.
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