The Measure 08/11/08 11:42am Oh God: “In Brooklyn… bedbugs have surged more than 1,900% since 2004″ by Edith | 08/11/2008 11:42 AM | 4 Comments Tweet This is why you should never pick up furniture from the street, or have houseguests, or travel to other places. Or turn off the lights. Or sleep. Or touch things. Or live in Brooklyn.