Bozeman. Beer. Boyfriend. BACON. Everything I cherish begins with the letter "B" and my favorite is in jeopardy.

Some sort of weird pig virus is killing hundreds of thousands of swine, forcing prices up and it appears a genuine shortage of the (delicious) little guys.

Pile the disease on top of the massive drought in the United States a couple of years ago and we've got a potentially serious crisis on our hands.