How to live with bed bugs, a film from John’s Movies

May 4, 2014

If you’re creative, and get bed bugs, this often leads to bed bugs getting into your music, comics, art, writing or films. An interesting example is “How to live with bed bugs”, from John’s Movies.  The tongue-in-cheek film explains how to find bed bugs and bring them home, how to live with bed bugs, how […]

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Bed bugs in the media: deleted scene from Snow Cake

May 8, 2010

We like to keep track of bed bugs in the media. Here’s a deleted clip from the 2006 film Snow Cake, starring Sigourney Weaver and Alan Rickman: (Click here to view on YouTube if you can’t see the embedded video above.) This scene (and movie) has no actual bed bug footage or storyline. However, note […]

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Bed bugs where you don’t expect to find them: Divan, 2004

January 1, 2008

I am always on the alert for bed bugs in the media: not just the news, but television shows (like The Simpsons), movies, etc. Here’s an oldie that’s “new to me” and probably you too: New York filmmaker Pearl Gluck’s 2004 beautiful documentary Divan is about her exploration of her Hasssidic heritage, and centers around […]

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Yet more people who are yet to discover bed bugs exist: My Bedbugs and

December 11, 2006

Well, we already talked about people who don’t know bed bugs are (a) real, and (b) horrific. See this, and this, for example. In the normal world, bed bugs pass as “fun”: Parakeets can’t post right now, but she emailed to tell me she saw this great suggestion on [note: website taken down after […]

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