And You Though You Had a Bad Mosquito Situation

by Prince Of Petworth April 11, 2013 at 1:30 pm 30 Comments

Photo by PoPville flickr user quemac

I don’t mean to make light of this – the mosquito situation in DC is seriously awful. From the Brookland listserv:

I have a neighbor with no running water so all his drinking and bathing is done with water captured in lots of trash cans in his back yard. The city seems to have given up on him, so no amount of calls do anything. His yard also harbors a lifetime supply of rats which are already bad this year.

I’m pretty sure I got bit by my first mosquito of the season last night. I thought we would’ve had at least until late May. Time to break out the deet…


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