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November 2010

Recall of the Week: General Wax & Candle Co. silver and gold metallic taper candles due to fire hazard

General Wax & Candle Co. is recalling about 33,000 silver and gold metallic taper candles. The metallic paint on the candles can ignite, posing a fire risk. No injuries have been reported, according to General Wax & Candle Co. The recall involves 10-inch metallic silver and gold taper candles. The... Read more →


Is cancer a man-made disease?

The death of another friend from cancer reminded me of an article I read recently. The article said cancer was extremely rare in ancient times so it has to be a man-made disease caused by pollution and changes to our diet and lifestyle. The conclusion is from of a team... Read more →


Recall of the Week: Club Car golf cars and hospitality, utility, and transport vehicles

About 5,000 Club Car golf cars and hospitality, utility, and transport vehicles are being recalled. The brake pedal can crack and separate, resulting in a loss of braking ability. This could cause a crash to occur. Club Car has received two reports of brake pedals breaking. No injuries have been... Read more →


What were your best and worst consumer experiences this week?

Which consumer happenings cheered you this week and which ones made you want to scream or weep? Here are my best and worst consumer experiences this week: My best: Good customer service at Starbucks When I went to Starbucks for coffee with a friend, he ordered my tea for me.... Read more →