New York City “Bed Bugs” by Samuel Mark

May 22, 2010

Bed bug “infested” furniture – apparently a “gift” from Samuel Mark to Shepard Fairey, deposited in front of the latter’s May Day mural at Bowery and Houston (via Animal New York). I bet it makes viewers more uncomfortable than Marks’ “Suspisious Package” [sic] did. No word yet on whether the bed bugs are all superficial. […]

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Another Craigslist bed bug story

August 21, 2008

It’s a dangerous time for taking in secondhand goods. These days, you don’t need to crawl the curbside looking for secondhand furniture that may contain bed bugs. Craigslist, Freecycle, and similar websites offer forums where people with stuff can connect with people who can buy it or take it for free. Inevitably, some of that […]

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