American Casino: How foreclosures breed mosquitoes
A number of new films have been produced chronicling the misadventures in America’s residential property markets and financial system. One such story is American Casino.
I have yet to see the film. However, below is a clip from the filmmakers Andrew and Leslie Cockburn on one unforeseen consequence of the recent financial crisis. Abandoned homes in newer California sub-divisions are a breeding ground for mosquitoes, increasing the threat of West Nile virus.