Here's a side effect of the housing market crash that most of us don't think about -- an explosion in the mosquito population.

American Casino is a new documentary about the subprime lending debacle. Here's a clip from the movie that shows what happens when pools behind foreclosed homes turn into potent mosquito breeding grounds. It's not pretty.

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Foreclosed homes breed army of mosquitos
When homeowners leave behind foreclosed homes, their swimming pools can quickly turn into mosquito factories, churning out millions of the little blood suckers.