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Rats Infested Corpses in D.C. Hospital, Former Worker Claims

Providence Hospital in Northeast D.C. allegedly has a nasty rat infestation, according to a former employee of the hospital. Doris Kennard, who was hired at the facility to clean the deceased bodies among other things in the morgue, claims that rats ran rapid throughout the morgue. 310 more words


Fleas and the South

I’m not a native of the South.  In fact, I’ve spent the vast majority of my life in the deserts of the Southwest.  For that reason, I’m just not used to dealing with invasions of fleas. 890 more words


Beetles Killed The Beatles Memorial Tree

According to Spin -

A tree planted to honor of the memory of the Beatles songwriter George Harrison has been killed by actual beetles. As the… 51 more words

Wee beasties

Do you ever have those days when you get a phone call from your family and afterwards, once you’ve hung up, think to yourself, “How is it that I seem to have been spawned from a sitcom? 639 more words


Oh, Rats!...

Infested: Animal Planet.

Union Scab Rat, Lever House, NYC
390 Park Ave. (at 53rd St.)

On view until 28th September 2014. Click here for more info… 11 more words


On Mira Grant's "Parasite" (Parasitology #1)

On my list of Most Terrifying Things are such horrors as abused apostrophes and Rush Limbaugh’s hypnotic, bigoted radio voice, but right up there near the top are also zombies and parasites. 982 more words

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George Harrison memorial tree killed by beetles

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A tree planted in Los Angeles to honor former Beatle George Harrison has been killed — by beetles.

Councilman Tom LaBonge says the pine grew to more than 12 feet tall before succumbing to a bark beetle infestation. 60 more words