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    Watch A Man Cook And Eat A Plate Of Cicada Scampi

    No! Don't do that. Ew. No. Noooooo.

    Brian Donohue over at the New Jersey Star-Ledger decided that he wanted to capture, de-wing, cook, and eat cicadas.

    And he did exactly that, he went out into his backyard and filled up a paperbag with the buzzing monstrosities.

    And then prepared them in a garlic scampi dish.

    According to the video, the de-winging process took about a half hour.

    And then he cooked them up in garlic.

    And ate them with pasta.

    This is the face of a man who just ate a bunch of cicadas.

    If this has, for some unthinkable reason, piqued your interest in cicada cooking, there is actually a cookbook for such a thing.

    Which includes recipes such as:

    • Cicada Dumplings

    • Cicada Stir-Fry

    • Cica-Delicious Pizza

    • Sizzling Chili Cicadas