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The Philippines Has Human-Sized Bats — Don’t Worry They’re Vegetarian

giant golden-crowned flying fox

Old photos of what appears to be a human-sized bat have recently re-emerged, baffling even more people on social media. 

Earlier this week, Twitter user @AlexJoestar622 reminded everyone of the massive creature by posting an image with the caption, “Remember when I told y’all about the Philippines having human-sized bats? Yeah, this was what I was talking about.”

Texas Senator Claims Chinese People Eat Bats, Fueling Ignorance and Racism

A Republican senator has sparked outrage on social media after blaming China for the coronavirus pandemic, joining fellow party members such as President Donald Trump who are still under fire for perpetuating such rhetoric.

U.S. Senator John Cornyn, who has been representing Texas since 2002, attributed the spread of COVID-19 to Chinese culture, which, according to him, has people eating bats and other animals that supposedly transfer viruses.