Bad news today for all you connoisseurs of that little armored road possum of the south, the armadillo. According to the latest findings, something like fifteen percent of armadillos carry leprosy, and one-third of the cases of the disease in this country appear to be caused by humans preparing and consuming them.
My first thought – OMG, people eat those things? (Do one of these look even remotely appetizing?) Followed by the realization that there are probably people somewhere out there at this very moment shaking their heads and saying “Dang! Gonna have to figure out something new for the next barbecue“…..