So, in case you didn't know, there are currently billions of cicadas emerging from beneath the ground after 17 years all over the midwest and east coast.
This particular crop of cicadas is known as Brood X, and they're ready to scream their little hearts out and just generally be everywhere. Now, it's important to note that these big ol' bugs are harmless to humans and apparently make a great snack.
So what does it look like when billions of cicadas that have been chillin' underground since 2004 start to emerge? Well...
1.It looks a lot like this:
2.Their shells are everywhere:
3.I mean, EVERYWHERE:
4.Cicadas are in parking lots:
9.You name it:
10.They're covering chairs:
11.They're terrifying the children:
12.Leaving two feet deep piles of their sheddings: