And then the Beetles show up in Argentina

Argentina has been in the news a lot.  The pope was born there and recently returned home.  And they had an important election in early December.  It put in office a center-right president who is already paying dividends with sound policies and a recognition that Argentina's populism hurt its international reputation. Over the last few weeks, people in Argentina are wondering about something rather different.  Some are asking: is the end of the world coming? This is from news reports: A beetle invasion of biblical proportions has hit beaches in Argentinian seaside resorts -- causing some to suggest it could mean the end of the world. Locals reacted with horror after seeing millions of the bugs swarm onto beaches in the resorts of Mar de Ajo, 31 miles away from the capital Buenos Aires. In scenes akin to a horror film, images posted on social media show the beaches turned black by the plague of beetles as they cover miles of...(Read Full Post)