Thousands of locals can’t even think straight as they go into the second year of the “Maduro diet” and are forced to find ANYTHING they can to eat. People are even eating their pets and protected wildlife such as flamingos. In South America as well as the United States, it is actually illegal to hunt and kill the rare pink birds because they are considered a protected

animal by the government, according to the Miami Herald. Scientists and investigators from Zulia University, a school located in Maracaibo, Venezuela have discovered over 20 bird carcasses with their breast and torsos removed since last November. The unfortunate finding have led biologists to believe that the birds are being eaten by human beings.  READ MORE