Reluctant Habits

More Bedbug Hysteria in Canadian Libraries

Posted by in Bedbugs, hasham-alyshah, Libraries, saint-louis-catherine, sullivan-margaret, Toronto, Toronto Star, Vancouver

As the bedbug hysteria spreads to Canada, we continue our efforts to clear up the misinformation.

The Best Fiction of 2012

Posted by in abbott-megan, bomer-paula, chung-catherine, delany-samuel, fiction, homes-am, kunzru-hari, lippman-laura, moore-liz, walter-jess, ware-chris

Reluctant Habits picks the best fiction titles in 2012.

Review: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)

Posted by in Film, jackson-peter, Reviews, tolkien-jrr

Is 48fps enough to bring Tolkien back to the big screen? Or is imagination more important?

The Bedbug Bunk: How the New York Times Used Fear and Misinformation to Spread Public Library Hysteria

Posted by in Bedbugs, Libraries, New York Times, potter-michael, saint-louis-catherine

In this independent investigation, we talk with multiple sources and reveal how bedbugs in public libraries aren’t the great threat the New York Times suggests.