Which Infomercial Items Would You Like To See Us Investigate?

Which Infomercial Items Would You Like To See Us Investigate?

We all know that it’s best to take the claims of any infomercial — or really, any commercial at all — with a grain of salt so large it would turn Lake Michigan brackish. And yet, there appears to be no end to the stream of products being hawked late at night by loud (and often Australian) pitchmen. [More]

Consumer Reports Science Shows Magic Jack Is Actually Worthwhile

Consumer Reports Science Shows Magic Jack Is Actually Worthwhile

Consumer Reports didn’t love Vince’s nuts, and their tests found that the Snuggie sheds like a pack of crazed Labrador retrievers. But in their article about informercial products this month, they did find one that their mad science shows actually works, provides good value, and is useful: the Magic Jack. [More]