On today’s mélange, are you sitting down?
- The dreaded bed bug (Cimex lectularius), that pesky hematophagous critter wreaking havoc on the country, especially New York, is discussed in full as is the incredibly interesting doctrine of traumatic insemination.
- Critical thinking means never having to say you’re sorry or provide reasons explaining the validity of a thought by eliminating arguments theoretically posed by others anticipatorily. Just listen, you’ll understand.
- Stress test gotcha at the U.S. Open.
- Colonoscopies. Up periscope, Captain.
- Myriad miscellany.