Where we live in Davenport there are TONS of cicadas....I mean these guys sound like 10,000 typewriters once they get going in the late summer.

But now, Alma Gaul-my favorite Quad City Times writer--says the 17 year cicada's are ON THE WAY! Check out her article HERE and next time you think of it, pick up a pair of ear plugs. We're gonna need 'em!