Wednesday, December 5, 2007

35% of Toys Tested Contain Lead

The Ecology Center tested 1,268 children's products, and found lead in 35% of them, with metal jewelry representing the greatest levels.

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Friday, August 10, 2007

Voltron: Another Animated Series Coming to Theaters

Watch out Transformers, the defender of the universe Voltron is coming to the big screen as well.

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Sunday, July 8, 2007

Danger: Made-In-China

"With recent high-profile incidents involving dangerous goods imported from China, the American media has finally begun to warn consumers about the dangers of cheaply producing goods in a country hardly known for its strict safety regulations. After spending some time digging through product recall press releases ... "

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HOW TO Chill a Hot Beer or Soda in 3 Minutes

Apparently this works for wine, soda, or anything.

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Friday, July 6, 2007

Tranform and roll out!


Peter Cullen returning as the voice of Optimus Prime is awesome. Without him, the movie would have sucked. His voice talents are also featured--as narrator, among others--on my other favorite cartoon from when I was a kid--Voltron. Maybe they should make a movie out of that. Voltron versus the stupid knock-off Power Rangers. I'd pay to see Voltron kick the Power Rangers' a$$!! :)

Now, where's a GI Joe movie?? Or at least why isn't it on DVD yet?

Can't wait for the Transformers sequel...

Must find the original series on DVD. All other versions suck.

Saturday, June 30, 2007

Watch this cool video

Teen's backward video makes splash on YouTube

Why we eat popcorn at the movies

Did you know that 40% of movie theater revenue comes from the food that is sold? Also, during WWII when sugar was rationed and candy sales fell, popcorn flourished, as production levels stayed high because of the perceived health benefits. Additionally, theater vendors were using the "upsell" (Will that be a large?) well before the fast food boom.

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