bed bugs in the media

NMA TV presents: Bedbugs Take Over USA

October 22, 2010

I think you’ll enjoy this brilliant new video from Next Media Animation (NMA tv). Despite some inaccuracies — for example, the implication that banning Propoxur for indoor use in 2007 led to bed bugs’ “return”, and, obviously, the bedbugs’ massive size — it is not far off base in terms of the facts. And it’s […]

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NBC on the current bed bug frenzy in New York City

July 28, 2010

Remember Liza Biggers, and her wonderful graphic PSA about bed bugs? She features in a story last week from NBC’s Andrew Siff about the recent bed bug frenzy in New York City. I like how Siff mentions the need to keep de-bugged clothing sealed in bags until the bed bugs are gone. That kind of […]

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Bed bugs at NYC ad agency Euro RSCG

July 17, 2010

Another ad agency comes down with bed bugs — this time the New York offices of Euro RSCG Worldwide. The story broke first on MediaBistro’s Agency Spy blog. Agency Spy’s Kiran Aditham claims to have been getting tips about this infestation from multiple parties starting on Wednesday, including one source which claimed the announcement was […]

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Bed bugs hit CBS offices in New York City

July 2, 2010

Nellie Andreeva of the Deadline.com blog says she received a tip that CBS’s New York City offices were infested with bed bugs. She writes, … a couple of leased-out floors in satellite CBS offices in New York housing internal audit and CBS syndication sales executives have been affected by what a CBS representative described as […]

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“Hoarders” features bed bugs tonight

December 21, 2009

Tonight’s episode of Hoarders on A&E (Monday 10 pm, Tuesday 2 am EST) features a bed bug case. According to A&E, Bob and Betsey’s home is filled with broken furniture, appliances, food, piles of clothes, mounds of books and toys. An invasion of fleas and bed bugs has forced them and their four children into […]

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Rachael Ray to feature bed bug segment on Friday

October 17, 2009

The Rachael Ray Show this coming Friday (10/23/2009) will feature a segment on bed bugs: It’s being called the worst bed bug outbreak in 60 years, so Dr. Ian Smith checks in with the top three tips to help you get the critters to check out! Episode guide here.

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