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The Reluctant Entomologist

Member Since
August 12, 2010 (9 years)
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Website
http://bedlaminbedstuy.blogspot.com
Location
Brooklyn
Interests
writing about bugs, reading about bugs, thinking about bugs, trying not to think about bugs, noticing cracks in the walls

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  1. NYC: good mattress safely delivered? Help??? User last replied: 8 years ago. Most recent reply: 8 years ago
  2. booted out because I reported the bedbugs! User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  3. Clear contractor bags???? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  4. Bedbug DNA User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  5. Inspector deliberately planting bed bugs during inspections? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 8 years ago
  6. Packtite Horror: Towel still wet after 2 runs User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  7. DORMITORIES! (Need I say more?) User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  8. School pajama day - ugh User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  9. Is the Bed Bug "Epidemic" Made Up of False Alarms? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  10. Richard Pollack from Harvard Comments on Bed Bugs. User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  11. Bug ID Please User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  12. Confused about heat treatment for clothing User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  13. Do I treat immediately after a K9 'positive' even with no visual evidence? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 4 years ago
  14. A Modest Proposal User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  15. Prevention (in general hotel and unusual circumstances)? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  16. Looking for travel precautions help User last replied: 9 years ago. No replies since.
  17. Do most people start self-treating after a while? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  18. NYCYN had a long night--No tricks No Treats, or, I'll be at the bar User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  19. Bed bug survey for New Yorkers User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  20. Laundromats User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  21. Good Bed - Low Cost - PERFECT for Banishing BB @ IKEA - Tolga Bed Frame User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  22. Nobugsonme: How are face Icons assigned when bedbuggers sign up? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  23. Food for Thought number2. User last replied: 9 years ago. No replies since.
  24. visiting sick loved ones, isolating, closing zips User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  25. So what did they do in the Olden Days? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  26. weird blood chunks on sheets - or smashed dead bbs? pics User last replied: 9 years ago. No replies since.
  27. Is it possible to have a low level infestation for years? User last replied: 9 years ago. No replies since.
  28. Diagnosis of a bed bug problem (don’t wait for “confirmation”) User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  29. Re-infestation - anybody else paranoid? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  30. Bed Bug Control & Insomnia Help for Wiccans User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  31. nymphs really braver/ stupider/ out in plain "sight" more? experts ? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  32. Sunday morning survey User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  33. Going back to NYC and my apartment has bed bugs! User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 8 years ago
  34. Are Women More Obsessed About Bed bugs Than Men? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 8 years ago
  35. Is this a bed bug nymph? (photos) User last replied: 9 years ago. No replies since.
  36. My parents don't believe how serious this threat is, and I can't find any peace User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  37. PackTite electricity cost? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  38. Will laundry detergent + cold water wash kill bed bugs User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 7 years ago
  39. Bed bugs at Waldorf Hotel? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  40. All NYC denizens raise your hand User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 8 years ago
  41. Owner / renter responsibility - we're both User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  42. What kind of ant is this and what is it doing in my apt? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  43. This is ridiculous. User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 6 years ago
  44. Book Lice? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  45. Bug proof chair? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  46. Creationism Destructionism, or bed bugs WTF? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 6 years ago
  47. Bugs found in hiding after clear K-9 inspection User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  48. OMG my last resp has bn read 666 times & I'm responder 13! User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  49. Depressed and Anxious User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 8 years ago
  50. bbs also helpful for burying oneself in work (to avoid facing one's issues)? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  51. Drinking Makes it Easier User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 7 years ago
  52. Please Help User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  53. Ohio, why so bad? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  54. unfortunate problem...suggestions, please!!! User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  55. Do you know where you brought your bedbugs home from? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 8 years ago
  56. 2nd hand donating not the issue; rather, bringing home/ improper disposal User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 8 years ago
  57. flea "dirt" CAN cause blood spots (sorta) User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  58. difference between bb eggs and flea eggs? beetle eggs? picture of SINGLE egg? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  59. How to Get Rid of Bedbugs by Sean Adams for Nook, The Daily 10-08-2010 User last replied: 9 years ago. No replies since.
  60. Presumptive blood test kits - where to buy in Canada User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  61. I "voted" today, 10/10/10; did you? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  62. one more idea I have been trying with some success User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  63. Bed bugs on airplanes. User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 8 years ago
  64. A silly look at my bedbug encounters (because it amuses me :P) User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  65. DE mixed with water application -- Have you done this? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  66. Bedbugs cured my farming addiction User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  67. I had to caulk! User last replied: 9 years ago. No replies since.
  68. Just felt like sharing User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  69. INTERIM MEASURE User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  70. is there anyone who is sensitive to mosquito bites (itchy), but not BBs? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  71. won my court case User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  72. (uh oh...) User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  73. My Cat Thinks There's Something Wrong - What do You Think? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  74. How to control the paranoia User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  75. dropping from ceiling and then going -- WHERE????? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  76. ATTENTION NEW YORKERS User last replied: 9 years ago. No replies since.
  77. NEW YORKERS: We really need to come together and call for action User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  78. Flea droppings table top science..... User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  79. STUPID STUPID, LANDLORD User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  80. don't laugh: could Brooklyn/Queens tornado have dispersed bbs? User last replied: 9 years ago. No replies since.
  81. Living with someone who has fear of bedbugs User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  82. anyone had holes drilled into walls for treatment?? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  83. Is a 30 day guarantee suspicious or enough? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  84. If you have untreated items in ziploc bags, do you open them for the pro visit? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  85. Surely there must be pix of fly poo / flea poo, etc. out there somewhere! User last replied: 9 years ago. No replies since.
  86. BB Support Group in NYC? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  87. How can I find a bed bug free tenant? User last replied: 9 years ago. No replies since.
  88. Is Mayor Bloomberg going to take action on bed bugs? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  89. Total money spent User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 4 years ago
  90. "Go to the movies naked, NYC!" day; do we want one? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago
  91. anyone use health flexible spending account to pay for bed bug treatment? User last replied: 9 years ago. Most recent reply: 9 years ago

Topics Started

  1. NYC: good mattress safely delivered? Help??? Started: 8 years ago Most recent reply: 8 years ago.
  2. DORMITORIES! (Need I say more?) Started: 9 years ago Most recent reply: 9 years ago.
  3. A Modest Proposal Started: 9 years ago Most recent reply: 9 years ago.
  4. nymphs really braver/ stupider/ out in plain "sight" more? experts ? Started: 9 years ago Most recent reply: 9 years ago.
  5. OMG my last resp has bn read 666 times & I'm responder 13! Started: 9 years ago Most recent reply: 9 years ago.
  6. bbs also helpful for burying oneself in work (to avoid facing one's issues)? Started: 9 years ago Most recent reply: 9 years ago.
  7. 2nd hand donating not the issue; rather, bringing home/ improper disposal Started: 9 years ago Most recent reply: 8 years ago.
  8. I "voted" today, 10/10/10; did you? Started: 9 years ago Most recent reply: 9 years ago.
  9. flea "dirt" CAN cause blood spots (sorta) Started: 9 years ago Most recent reply: 9 years ago.
  10. dropping from ceiling and then going -- WHERE????? Started: 9 years ago Most recent reply: 9 years ago.
  11. don't laugh: could Brooklyn/Queens tornado have dispersed bbs? Started: 9 years ago Most recent reply: 9 years ago.
  12. Surely there must be pix of fly poo / flea poo, etc. out there somewhere! Started: 9 years ago Most recent reply: 9 years ago.
  13. "Go to the movies naked, NYC!" day; do we want one? Started: 9 years ago Most recent reply: 9 years ago.

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