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An example lamp you should not use.

Crate And Barrel Recalls 19K Hanging Lamps Because No One Wants Fire To Rain From Above

The Consumer Product Safety Commission has announced a Crate and Barrel recall of 19,000 of its hanging lamps. The thing is, it’s great to have light shining down on whatever you’re doing but it’s not so nice when that light is coming from a fiery light fixture hanging above you. [More]