“They’re the Snickers bar of the desert.”
Michael Nachman, U of A, ladies and gentlemen, on the rock pocket mouse and the fact nearly everybody in the desert eats them.
Available in both milk and dark chocolate, no less.
I’m sure these poor little buggers would have a different take on ye old Snickers slogan: “Don’t let hunger happen to you.”
And yeah, I’m only just now getting round to watching “What Darwin Never Knew.”