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Bud bugs at Amazon Air Hub? What you need to know

The Enquirer called a bug expert to learn more about bed bugs and whether there’s anything you need to worry about when you get your Amazon packages.

Bed bugs – vampire-like insects that suck your blood at night while you sleep – were allegedly found at the largest Amazon Air Hub in the world recently, workers said. Amazon officials deny the claim. The Enquirer checked with workers, company officials and an insect expert to learn more about bed bugs and whether there’s anything you need to worry about when you get your Amazon packages. More:Potentially record summer travel + low housekeeping staff = bed bug nightmares What do Amazon workers say? Amazon workers said […]

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On the Richness of Isaac Babel’s Odessa ‹ Literary Hub

On the Richness of Isaac Babel’s Odessa ‹ Literary Hub

This summer Pushkin Press has brought an essential selection from my two previous volumes of Isaac Babel’s stories. Of Sunshine and Bedbugs weaves together three strands that, at first blush, make for a motley braid. What do they have in common, these poignant reflections on a childhood marred by anti-Semitism, these gleefully garish evocations of a Jewish underworld that looms as large as Mount Olympus, these searing dispatches from the front lines of a war between Red Cossacks and revanchist Poles? One answer is a mastery of […]

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