Barnes & Noble Now Selling Electronics, Furniture, Rugs & Just About Everything Else

Barnes & Noble Now Selling Electronics, Furniture, Rugs & Just About Everything Else

For years, Barnes & Noble’s website has been competing with Amazon for the online book market. The two companies even square off directly in the realm of ebooks, each selling its own proprietary eReader. But aside from dabbling in music and movies, B&N has let Amazon be the online superstore where you can buy almost anything. Until now. [More]

Check Us Out On 20/20's "Infomercial Nation" Special On May 20!

Check Us Out On 20/20's "Infomercial Nation" Special On May 20!

As we recently mentioned, Consumerist and Consumer Reports have teamed up with ABC News for an upcoming 20/20 special called “Infomercial Nation,” that will air next Friday, May 20. [More]

Report: Billy Mays Used Cocaine In His Last Days

Report: Billy Mays Used Cocaine In His Last Days

The Hillsborough County, Florida medical examiner’s office reported this afternoon that toxicology results show boisterous master pitchman Billy Mays had used cocaine sometime in the days before his death. This may have contributed to his fatal heart attack.