Chipmunk stretches, then hangs out in his tiny chipmunk hammock


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#2

It’s 2015, and people still eat animals.


#3

… because they’re delicious.


#4

Insects can be too, but you don’t see many Westerners eating them.


#5

Chipmunks do seem especially yoga-ready…


#6

I’ve eaten insects. They’re pretty good. The stigma is social, and I don’t see how anyone could eat lobster or shrimp or crab and keep a straight face about being disgusted by crickets and ants.


#7

Only because they haven’t had them properly prepared. Mmm, chocolate covered crickets… Better than nougat!

I’m actually more grossed out by lobster, shrimp and crab than I would be about insects.


#8

Same here. I know what crickets do. I can watch their whole lifecycle. Those shrimp and lobster though… I think they’re up to something. Plotting our demise, from the depths.


#9

Seriously… Look at that face, you know it’s up to no good:


#10

Bottom feeders. Eating all kinds of crap. Off the bottom.


#11

Come on little dude. If you leave it alone for a few minutes, maybe it wouldn’t be all red like that. SMH

On the other hand, if I could reach…


#12

Are we using cuteness as a moral salience proxy again?


#13

Not certain I see your point since insects are animals.


#14

One day this will catch on, but not in 2015.


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