Waikiki

Bed bugs appear in a Time article on Obama’s upcoming Hawaii trip

August 8, 2008

Bed bugs are now more widely found on media reports on broader topics than bed bug infestations and new bed bug-proof mattress encasements. For example, this article from Time about Barack Obama’s upcoming week-long vacation visit to his native Hawai’i: Obama is also scheduled to hold a fundraiser at the posh Halekulani Hotel in Waikiki […]

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What is a bed bug infestation? One bed bug? Twenty bed bugs? 200 bed bugs?!?

May 5, 2008

This bed bug story from KHON2 (Fox) in Honolulu interested me. First, it’s a cautionary tale about how easily bed bugs spread: this woman says she spent one hour at an event held in a hotel lounge and then unwittingly took bed bugs home: Yumi Suh says she and several friends spent just over an […]

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