Living With Cicada Politics

It is 2016. Brood V of the periodic cicada emerged in force in eastern Ohio.
2016 is an election year. What do you get when you cross an election year with a cicada emergence?
Politicians quit comparing their opponents to cockroaches and other common insects.
Politicians compare their opponents to cicadas instead.
This is for viewers who are missing Brood V and Ohio political advertising.

About jjneal

Jonathan Neal is an Associate Professor of Entomology at Purdue University and author of the textbook, Living With Insects (2010). This blog is a forum to communicate about the intersection of insects with people and policy. This is a personal blog. The opinions and materials posted here are those of the author and are in no way connected with those of my employer.
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