The Corner

Blame the Aussies

It’s their stinkin’ bee virus: 

Experts say they have “circumstantial evidence” linking the arrival of honeybee imports from Australia with the emergence of IAPV in the States. First identified in Israel in 2004, IAPV causes bees to develop shivering wings and eventually become paralysed, leading to death just outside the hive.

Jonah Goldberg — Jonah Goldberg holds the Asness Chair in Applied Liberty at the American Enterprise Institute and is a senior editor of National Review. His new book, The Suicide of The West, is on sale now.

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