Should the EPA eradicate the Praying Mantis (Mantis religiosa)? 1. Yes, Praying Mantis or Mantis religiosa is a vestige of Christianity and WASPs and is not politically correct. 2. Yes, it offends Islamofascists/Jihadists who do not pray that way. 3. Yes, big bugs should not prey on little bugs. 4. Yes, I started out in this life with Nothing and I still got most of it left. 5. Yes, the cookies (Gospel) should be put on the bottom shelf so that everyone can reach them.