bed bugs on tv

bed bugs in literature, television, etc. / McSweeney’s on Bed Bugs (#4)

December 7, 2009

Alan Good brings bed bugs back into McSweeney’s, this time focusing on famous appearances of bed bugs in song, music, and television: According to a writer at, “You know you’ve arrived when people write about you in McSweeney’s,” but I would argue that point occurs when you get written into TV shows, and bedbugs […]

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30 Rock, It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia: recent bed bug television storylines

November 6, 2009

The Los Angeles Times Show Tracker gives a rundown on this week’s “30 Rock” (“Audition Day,” Season 4 Episode 4) which featured a bed bugs sub-plot. While everyone else was on the lookout for new talent, Jack had his own mission: A quest for acceptance. With a nasty case of bed bugs (otherwise known as […]

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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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New Discovery Channel series follows pest control operators at work

April 21, 2008

The first episode (dealing with rats) airs tonight (Monday 4/21) on Discovery at 10:00 pm (check your local listings). But much more exciting news, to you and I, is that next Monday’s show (4/28) will feature bed bugs! The the Verminators episode guide states, Verminators Rookie Mistakes TV-PG (LV) Mike loses his cool when one […]

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