Lasers for bug battle

By Simon Round, April 14, 2009

It’s kashrut inspectors meets Star Wars in the Israeli town of Tiberias, where shomers are to be armed with laser guns in order to fight the good fight — not against Darth Vader but against bugs in salad.

The guns zap the insects with a lethal beam. Every inspector will be required to be armed during de-bugging missions.

Last updated: 4:21pm, April 14 2009