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Pumpkin Patch Big Girls' Number Fluffy Jumper, Black, 12
Pumpkin Patch Big Girls' Number Fluffy Jumper, Black, 12
Price: $19.01

4.0 out of 5 stars Daughter loved this. Requires special care when washing, January 19, 2015
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Daughter loved this. Requires special care when washing, but stylishly comfortable...great with a pair of jeans.


Maverick ET-732 Wireless Bbq Thermometer Burgundy
Maverick ET-732 Wireless Bbq Thermometer Burgundy
Offered by 2 Guys
Price: $59.99

1.0 out of 5 stars Failed out of the box, May 23, 2014
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The probe for the BBQ was 10 degrees too high and the plug for the meat didn't work. $60 down the tube.


Basher History: US Presidents: Oval Office All-Stars
Basher History: US Presidents: Oval Office All-Stars
by Simon Basher
Edition: Paperback
Price: $6.70
82 used & new from $0.77

21 of 26 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Good format, but why the partisan slant?, March 19, 2013
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This is a great template for introducing kids to our country's presidents and the tone/voice is good (each summary is written in the first person, but in and informal and approachable style). Given the limited content...each president gets a page with 6 summary points/facts and a couple of paragraphs, it would have been relatively easy to keep the commentary objective and non-partisan. It isn't blatant, but most of the Presidents' profiles from the 20-21st century appear to be written in a way that reflects a modern progressive/liberal bias and even many from earlier times show this as well. For Reagan's profile, 3 of his six sentences detailing his presidency address the debt consequences of the arms race and the Iran Contra affair. For Johnson's profile, it says no one since FDR did more for poor people in the US...while some would argue that many of his well-intended programs have been abject failures and have done more to institutionalize poverty than any president in history (reflecting my personal biases), it would have been better to have just highlight his undeniable interest in helping the poor vs. commenting on the result. Overall, this is an ok book for kids, but given the ages for which it was written (probably 8-11), it should have been written without the political slant.


Thermophore Heating Pad, Medium, 14 Inch x 14 Inch
Thermophore Heating Pad, Medium, 14 Inch x 14 Inch
Offered by Heart Rate Monitors USA
Price: $43.95
32 used & new from $36.00

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Great heat, annoying on/off switch, March 15, 2013
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This pad performs as described. It is a good size and gets hot fast. However, the safety power switch requires you to hold down a spring loaded button with your thumb that needs enough force to the point it actually created tension in the same shoulder I was trying to relax with the pad. The instructions actually suggest that you might need to hold down that switch as much as 30 minutes...I solved this with a rubber band, but knowing this probably isn't safe, I am going to order a different model that won't represent a fire hazard.


aFire 1504 KOKO Charcoal 4.5LB
aFire 1504 KOKO Charcoal 4.5LB
Offered by The Someday Jar
Price: $15.60
4 used & new from $15.59

5.0 out of 5 stars The best option I have tried for low and slow, January 11, 2013
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I own a Komodo Kamado ceramic smoker and have tried every kind of charcoal for bbqing. While there are better options for high temp cooking, this is the best I've tried for low and slow cooks.


Madden NFL 13 - Nintendo Wii
Madden NFL 13 - Nintendo Wii
Offered by Atomic Gaming
Price: $69.95
57 used & new from $29.99

3 of 5 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Madden 13 for Wii, October 6, 2012
= Fun:1.0 out of 5 stars 
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I have purchased the Madden franchise for over 20 years. Most of those were for Nintendo and Playstation systems. I have sometimes been critical of changes, i have never thought that the games were just crummy...until last year. The last two years I have bought it for Wii and allowing for the inferior game play of Wii, both of these games are just buggy...some times not reading controller movement and the past our 2013 has just stopped working. I would be tempted to buy this for playstation, but the reviews for it are disappointing as well. Finally, I would add to the frustrations around making franchise a one player option. In the past, a decent amount of my play has typically been with family members on franchise mode....why did this feature change? This game appears to be mismanaged and we will definitely be passing on 2014 unless significant improvements are made.


Love Over Addiction: A Guide to Feeling Happiness, Peace and Hope While Loving a Man who Suffers with Substance Abuse Or Drinks Too Much
Love Over Addiction: A Guide to Feeling Happiness, Peace and Hope While Loving a Man who Suffers with Substance Abuse Or Drinks Too Much
Price: $2.99

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A practical and supportive guide, October 2, 2012
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Michelle Anderson is gentle and supportive, empowering and practical. When you are dealing with a situation in which you are feeling lost and overwhelmed, her sense of peace, calm and acceptance is so comforting.


Primo 608 Natural Lump Charcoal, 20-Pound bag
Primo 608 Natural Lump Charcoal, 20-Pound bag
Price: $30.99
5 used & new from $30.99

4 of 5 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars There are better options for low and slow, September 17, 2012
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This burns clean and lights relatively easily... It also fires up to high temperatures nicely. However, for 6+ hour 220 degree cooks for BBQ, it is very difficult to keep lit. My last two cooks required a relighting in the middle of the night. Koko charcoal and others are better options for low and slow cooks.


Mentagy: The Next Puzzle Craze
Mentagy: The Next Puzzle Craze
by Mr. Allyn Kahn
Edition: Paperback
Price: $7.26
20 used & new from $3.09

5.0 out of 5 stars What a great game!, June 24, 2012
I bought this game for my son, as I heard this game is not only fun, but teaches skills that are important for chess. It was very easy for him to learn (he was 6 years old at the time), and he immediately wanted to play again and again. He really loves to play chess, and we've noticed that his chess skills have improved since playing Mentagy. It's been difficult finding a game that holds his interest and teaches him problem-solving skills at the same time. I believe Mentagy does both!


ArmorSuit MilitaryShield - Apple iPad 4 with Retina Display / iPad 3 / iPad 2 Screen Protector Shield + Lifetime Replacements
ArmorSuit MilitaryShield - Apple iPad 4 with Retina Display / iPad 3 / iPad 2 Screen Protector Shield + Lifetime Replacements
Offered by New Tech Accessories
Price: $29.95
3 used & new from $9.00

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Filmy, June 21, 2012
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This screen left a cloudy film on my new iPad...it suggested using cleaner below laying down the cover which left some moisture under the screen...even squeezing out the fluid, it freaked me out to have liquid on the new device. I removed it and am trying another one.


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