TVNewser FishbowlDC AgencySpy TVSpy LostRemote PRNewser SocialTimes AllFacebook 10,000 Words GalleyCat UnBeige MediaJobsDaily

Air America Offices Get Checked For Bed Bugs

We made have found it hilarious when fake General Electric exec Jack Donaghy was plagued by bed bugs on “30 Rock” two weeks ago, but it’s no joke that the nasty critters have infected more than one media company in New York, including publishers, ad agencies and Fox News.

But just in case you thought the biting beasts had any political affiliation, we assure you they are equal opportunity insects, now setting their sites on progressive radio and Web news outlet Air America. We’ve heard from a few tipsters that employees from the company’s New York offices are working from home today as the space gets thoroughly checked for a possible infestation. We’re hearing that the source of the scare was one suspicious bug found in a tenant’s space that shares a floor with Air America.

Let’s hope it’s just a scare, since bed bugs are no joke: Fox News‘ infestation resulted in an employee lawsuit. However, in this case we hear that Air America has been very cautious and keeping their staff informed about what’s going on.

Clark: FNC Made A Lot Of Mistakes In Dealing With Bed Bug Infestation –TVNewser

Mediabistro Course

Food Blogging

Food BloggingTurn your culinary passion into a successful food blog! Starting October 27, Carissa Chesanek, the Miami Editor for Zagat Miami, will teach you the fundamentals of food writing including establishing tone, sensory details, and highlighting taste. You'll create an engaging food blog complete with a mission statement, posts, and content plan for success. Register now!