Birds dropping dead from the skies and rivers flowing with tens of thousands of dead fish sounds like a cheesy Hollywood movie about the Apocalypse. Or the ravings of a Revelation-obsessed street preacher.
But residents of several US states are coping with the reality of mystery mass wildlife deaths, which have left officials scratching their heads and jumpy members of the public joking (nervously) about the end of the world.
that's from paul harris (guardian). now when it was just arkansas, i thought, 'strange.' but now it's happened in louisianna as well.
is texas next?
what's with these 500 or so birds dropping dead in both states?
is it biblical?
is a a promotion stunt for m. knight's newest film?
(it does strike me as a lot like his movie 'signs.')
i have no idea.
let's close with c.i.'s 'Iraq snapshot:'