The pork has hit the fan.

As you've probably heard by now, the U.K.'s National Pig Association is saying that a worldwide bacon shortage by next year is "unavoidable", leading many to believe that a Porkocalypse is upon us. Can you even imagine a world without bacon? No. Stop. Don't even think about it. Never.

In the midst of our panic, we managed to find 19 reasons why this worldwide concern is probably upon us. Maybe if we just eliminate all of these wonderful things from the world, we won't actually run out of bacon (except Ron Swanson though, he can stay).

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  • Bacon Burger

    Well, we assume there's a burger in there.

  • Bacon Apple Pie

    Bacon is perfect for lattice crusts!

  • Two Whole Chickens Covered In Bacon

    But we can still see some of the chicken!

  • Ron Swanson

    Obviously he has something to do with it.

  • Bacon Van Gogh

    Bacon = art.

  • Bacon Covered Donuts

    The day they start selling these at Starbucks, we know we're done for.

  • Bacon Wrapped Mozzarella Sticks

    STOP IT.

  • Bacon Sandwich

    This is as confusing as it is delicious-looking.

  • Bacon Sandwich

    Take that, <a href="">Double Down</a>.

  • In Fact

    Let's just go ahead and include that too.

  • Bacon Trophy

    And the award for weirdest use of bacon goes to...

  • Bacon Wrapped Asparagus

    The vegetable cancels out the bacon.

  • Bacon-Wrapped Turkey

    Bacon is basically edible wrapping paper at this point.

  • Bacon Egg Toast

    Best use of a dozen eggs we've ever seen.

  • Bacon Nachos

    Because tortilla chips are far too low in sodium.

  • Bacon Burrito

    Yep, that's an omelette inside.

  • Bacon Pizza Burger

    This world really is full of great thinkers.

  • Bacon Wrapped Hotdog

    Who needs a bun?

  • Bacon Wrapped In Bacon

    The circle is complete.

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