I was up in Michigan. Which meant I stayed in a hotel. Which meant that before I could even put my suitcase on the bed, my wife had to check the bed for bedbugs.
Thus, we have a perfect tie-in for bedbugs week at the Reader!
And in case you missed it, here's last week's "Variations on a Theme," Alderman Week, which took inspiration from Mick Dumke's cover story on alderman Walter Burnett Jr.