Right. Because Animal Planet has provided incontrovertible proof:

Judging by the response on Twitter, people are eating it up:

https://twitter.com/K_Spiceeee/status/338841810715672576

https://twitter.com/TarynEatsPeople/status/338841797230997504

https://twitter.com/juan_got_away/status/338841792600473600

https://twitter.com/USMCwife92/status/338841781607231489

https://twitter.com/rclandwerlen/status/338841746433794048

If you think we’re cherry-picking, take a look at the “Related Tweets” widget to the right of this post. There are hundreds more tweets just like the ones above.

And a reminder: Many of these people vote.

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