Bed bugs are back! / ¡Los Chinches Estan De Vuelta!

April 28, 2010

Dear Readers, We have some very creative and funny people in our forums.  When funny people get bed bugs, their humor serves as comic relief for all of us in the trenches. Below, a recent contribution from a reader going by the name of elchinche. It was originally posted on the forums. With elchinche’s permission, […]

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Intro. 57: bed bug task force to get New York City Council vote on 3/11

March 6, 2009

I just received the following message below from Gale Brewer, updating us on the status of the Bed Bug Task Force bill, Intro. 57. Another section of the same bill — the part which bans the sale of reconditioned mattresses — is not being voted on concurrently. Since support for the Bed Bug Task Force […]

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Bed bugs on the Camino de Santiago de Compostela

September 12, 2008

Santiago de Compostela (Spain) – Old Town Originally uploaded by Danielzolli Every year, many thousands of pilgrims walk the Camino de Santiago de Compostela — a medieval pilgrimage route which is very popular today among spiritually-minded “pilgrims,” as well as those attracted by an interest in history, hiking / biking, or travel. It traverses hundreds […]

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From the Tenderloin, San Francisco

April 9, 2008
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FAQ: Bedbugger en español: ¿Cómo puedo evitar propagar las chinches a otros cuando visito sus hogares?

May 26, 2007

Tengo chinches y a veces voy a quedarme a dormir a la casa de amigos y parientes. ¡Que dilema! ¿Como puedo cerciorarme de no llevarle chinches a mi anfitrión? (¡Ja ja, que cambio! Con las chinches generalmente me refiero a mi misma cuando digo “anfitrión.”) Las chinches son tan pequeñas, tan escurridizas, tan hábiles viajeras. […]

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