Why We Hate Bugs. Hint: Sex

Why do we find insects so disgusting? It’s because they’re dirty little exhibitionists. Dragonflies, grasshoppers and Louisiana’s infamous love bugs all fly around, stuck together, copulating without any regard for Victorian sensibilities. This hilarious excerpt is from a larger article in The Atlantic on bugs and disgust. Sex: Insects as Fornicators and Exhibitionists An abundance…