BBQ Safety Begins When You Don't Commit Assault With A Scraper

BBQ Safety Begins When You Don't Commit Assault With A Scraper

As an addendum to our recent BBQ safety post and, of course, a shout-out to my hometown of Elgin, IL, we ask that you not assault your fellow grillers with a BBQ scraper. [More]

1.8 Million Toy Dart Guns Recalled

1.8 Million Toy Dart Guns Recalled

After two boys died from choking on the darts, Family Dollar Stores recalled 1.8 million toy dart gun sets. If the soft plastic darts are placed in one’s mouth, it’s possible they can be inhaled and prevent breathing. [More]

Scarves With Microwaveable Heat Packs Recalled Due To Fire
And Burn Hazard

Scarves With Microwaveable Heat Packs Recalled Due To Fire And Burn Hazard

The Therma Scarf, a polyester/cotton blend scarf with pockets and microwaveable heat packs marketed by infomercial powerhouse Telebrands, has been recalled. The scarf’s heat packs, made of flaxseeds, pose a fire and burn hazard to wearers. In a related story, someone actually thought it would be a good idea to make a microwaveable scarf with pockets. [More]

Advice: Do Not Shave Your Privates While Driving

Advice: Do Not Shave Your Privates While Driving

Much is said about distracted driving. Don’t text, don’t talk on the phone, don’t eat soup. Apparently nobody bothered to tell one Florida woman not to shave her privates while driving. Clearly, this was our mistake. [More]