bed bug data

New York City bed bug numbers, Bedbugger-style

July 16, 2008

The official New York City data on how many people have bed bugs consists of two sets of numbers: calls to 311 (which are available to the public, sort of), and constituent complaint calls to city council members, which are currently shrouded in mystery. 311 posting NYC Originally uploaded by Beauty Playin ‘Eh According to […]

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Washington Post prints correction thanks to bed bug activists

April 7, 2008

David Segal’s article in the Washington Post was frustrating on many levels, but most of all because the actual data presented was erroneous and misleading, as I argued in my response to it. Kudos are now due to Renee of, who was surely the party responsible for convincing the Washington Post via this campaign […]

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