On Facebook there is an image circulating:
The caption implores readers to set this on fire – it’s a tick nest! It seems very credible. I mean, why wouldn’t these be tick eggs?!
Well, according to Snopes it is unproven:
http://www.snopes.com/critters/lurkers/tickeggs.asp If one goes to google images and searches for "tick eggs," the image consistently looks akin to this: Notice it's much smaller and redder? Just so you're aware of this and not spreading more rumors. Take care and remember to take precautions! If you've never had Lyme Disease, remember that you DON'T want it! And if you have, then kindly remind your family that they don't want it!