via Google Trends. Blue is ants, red is beetles:
Ants win, even in the face of the beetles’ 20-fold species advantage.
That seasonal pattern is striking, no?
Ants also win against termites and quite even with mosquito. However, ants lost big time from butterfly and spider. Interestingly, Australia is always the no. 1 country in the lists.
This blue-beats-red thing isn’t a political commentary in disguise, is it?
Yeah, I noticed that about Australia. They must spend all their time googling bugs in that country.
JP- I did match up “Obama” and “Ants”, just to see. I’d not put any money on Ants this November, if you know what I mean.
LOL! Very entertaining comparison. I would never have thought to use trends this way.
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