I am excited to report that the FTC has begun to take action against some of the bogus products for sale claiming to protect you against bed bugs: ”The Federal Trade Commission filed deceptive advertising charges […]
I really loved this interview with David Rakoff about why he writes. This part especially really resonated with me: “Writing only ever begins badly. And you have to sit and tolerate yourself long enough to […]
Spider Silk: Evolution and 400 Million Years of Spinning, Waiting, Snagging, and Mating. Leslie Brunetta and Catherine L. Craig. 2011. Yale University Press. Bug Rating: Spiders evoke a lot of complex feelings from humans. In a […]
Hello all! Sorry I’ve been gone for a while–I’ve been having an existential crisis. If you are only interested in bug stuff, come back in a few days. For the morbidly curious….
Earlier today #insectsongs started trending on twitter. I don’t know how it got started–but it produced some hilarious results! Here are some of my favorites–I’m sure I missed some good ones. Livin La Vida Locust […]