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Today’s Exercise In Productivity: Sign Up For The Consumerist Newsletter

We know, Tuesdays can be tough. But we’re not asking you to jump through hoops or cross every last item on your to-do list. Nope. You can be productive enough just by signing up for our weekly newsletter. [More]

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Attention, Austin: Consumerist Is Hiring Technology Folks

You’re reading this site right now, if these words are beaming through your eyeballs into your brain — and you could be working for it, if you’ve got the technological savvy and happen to live in Austin, Texas. [More]

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Calling All Health & Electronics Editors: Consumer Reports Is Hiring

Are you all about electronics? Or maybe you’re in the trenches of health reporting, and seeking a change to your career. If so, today could be the day you find the job you want. Consumer Reports is hiring a Deputy Content Editor for Electronics, and an Investigative Editor and Editor in its Health department. [More]

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Let’s Be Best Consumerist Newsletter Friends And Braid Hair, Watch Movies

Here we are, standing on the cusp of true, everlasting friendship. But how can we progress to sleepovers, marathon hair-braiding sessions and a line-by-line recitation of Don’t Tell Mom The Babysitter’s Dead? We’re right on top of that — just sign up for our weekly Consumerist newsletter. [More]

Do You Remember The Time You Signed Up For The Consumerist Newsletter?

Do You Remember The Time You Signed Up For The Consumerist Newsletter?

Reminiscing is such a delight, isn’t it? Perhaps you don’t have anything special to dwell on in your recent past, a nostalgic treat to snack upon in days to come. How about that time you subscribed to the Consumerist newsletter, which is right now? You’re welcome. [More]

Everyone Who’s Anyone Knows Today Is The Cool Day To Sign Up For Our Newsletter

Everyone Who’s Anyone Knows Today Is The Cool Day To Sign Up For Our Newsletter

We’re not saying life is a popularity contest, or even that we’re you know, “cool.” But if all your friends were signing up for the Consumerist newsletter, wouldn’t you want to, too? You wouldn’t want to be the only one not in the know. [More]

Cross “Subscribe To Consumerist’s Newsletter” Off Your Bucket List

Cross “Subscribe To Consumerist’s Newsletter” Off Your Bucket List

Life is meant to be lived, guys. And if there’s one thing we’ve learned about living that life is that it’s much better when there’s good reading material. Here’s where the Consumerist newsletter comes in. [More]

This Weekend, Think About That Most-Coveted Of Golden Awards: The Worst Company In America Trophy

This Weekend, Think About That Most-Coveted Of Golden Awards: The Worst Company In America Trophy

This weekend, all of Hollywood — and really, all of the nation — will be thinking about who will take home the most sought-after trophy in the world: The Golden Poo. That’s right, it’s time to start sending in nominations for the annual Worst Company in America tournament! [More]

The Consumerist Quiz: How Well Do You Know Your Fortune 500 Companies?

The Consumerist Quiz: How Well Do You Know Your Fortune 500 Companies?

While lists like the Fortune 500 are chock-full of companies and brands that are familiar to just about everyone — Walmart, Exxon, Apple, Coca-Cola, IBM — there are plenty of businesses that don’t have that same level of name recognition, even if they have thousands of employees and bring in billions of dollars. [More]

It’s Not Too Late To Save Yourself: Subscribe To Consumerist’s Newsletter Today

It’s Not Too Late To Save Yourself: Subscribe To Consumerist’s Newsletter Today

The zombies/robots/aliens/other villainous beings are probably on their way right now, this very minute, to become our cruel overlords. And while signing up to receive Consumerist’s newsletter every week won’t save you from certain extinction, at least you’ll know a bit more about the world before you depart it. [More]

Tests Show High Level Of Possible Carcinogen In Pepsi One

Tests Show High Level Of Possible Carcinogen In Pepsi One

As recently as last summer,Pepsi was called out (by the Center for Environmental Health) for continuing to use a controversial caramel coloring — one that can contain a possible carcinogen and is included under hazard label regulation in California — in spite of calls for an end to its use. New tests from our coworkers at Consumer Reports confirm that Pepsi, Diet Pepsi, and Pepsi One all contain significant levels of the ingredient. [More]

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That Feeling Like You Forgot Something Can Be Fixed By Signing Up For Our Newsletter

Here at Consumerist we are nothing if not helpful when it comes to To Do lists. It’s so annoying to have that tickly feeling in the back of your brain like you had something you definitely, totally wanted to do, but just can’t remember it. We’ve got the answer: Signing up for our newsletter. [More]

A Whole Bunch Of Stuff To Make With Your Inevitable Thanksgiving Leftovers

A Whole Bunch Of Stuff To Make With Your Inevitable Thanksgiving Leftovers

Unless you are celebrating Thanksgiving with a group of ravenous piranhas, you’ll likely have food left over from your Turkey Day feast. Sure, you can spend the next week making delicious turkey and stuffing sandwiches, but there’s a lot of variety to be had from those ingredients stored in plastic containers in your fridge. [More]

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Oh Hey — Consumerist Has An Awesome Newsletter & We Want You To Get It

Newsletters are all the rage these days, just like [insert thing that is cool that we don't know about], did you know? And lookee here, we just happen to have one we send out to all our subscribers every week. You should probably hop on this thing, it’s a blast. [More]

Consumerist Comments Beta Test Begins Later Today

Consumerist Comments Beta Test Begins Later Today

Eagle-eyed readers may have noticed that Consumerist has been without reader comments for the last 12 months. We’re pleased to announce that today we are launching a beta test of the new system and will hopefully be rolling it out to all readers in the coming weeks. [More]

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Sign Up For Consumerist’s Weekly Newsletter Because It’s Just So Much Fun

What’s that you say? A newsletter can’t be fun? You are so wrong, dear reader! Or at least a little bit wrong. Fine, it’s not that newsletters are like amusement park rides or rolling down a huge grassy hill on a sunny day. But you will be sure that you haven’t missed out on anything good we’ve got to offer, so there’s that. [More]

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Subscribe To Consumerist’s Weekly Newsletter & Defeat The Fear Of Missing Out

Do you enjoy Consumerist.com, but you suffer from FOMO — Fear Of Missing Out? Would you like us to email you every Friday morning with stories you may have missed? If so, sign up for our email newsletter. We won’t sell or rent your email, and we won’t give you listeria. [More]

Consumerist Is Looking For A DC-Based Contributor. Maybe It’s You

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Even though Consumerist covers the lawmakers and regulators in Washington, D.C., it’s been several years since we’ve actually had anyone based in our nation’s capital. Hopefully that will soon change, as we’re hoping to find a contributor who can cover the federal beat. [More]