Epinions Members in the News
Over the years Epinions members have been mentioned in many news articles. Their reviews are touted as exceptional and their opinions are referenced. We created this area in order to highlight these members.
Note: If we have missed any news stories that reference or highlight epinions members or their reviews please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include a url to the location of the article. Thank you.
August 13, 2004: Epinions member Siegelscott's
review on the Dyson vacuum cleaner was mentioned in a New York Times Magazine article
written by Rob Walker that was published on August 8, 2004.
July 26, 2004: A St.
Petersburg Times (FL) article on the Mr. Clean Magic Eraser quoted reviews
of the product by kminer, donnie013, and esandor212.
April 12, 2004: Member DonnyRose was
quoted in a New York Post article entitled "Tots
in Wheel Danger" that discussed problems associated with the Maclaren
Techno XT strollers.
March 16, 2004: Popsrocks was interviewed
by a CBS news affiliate for a piece that was aired in late December and discussed
whether it was beneficial to book hotels and flights through online services.
March 4, 2004: Pogomom was interviewed for an Investor's Business Daily story entitled "Shopping Sites Offer Wealth of Product Information." The article discusses the benefits of comparison shopping online.
February 20, 2004: Bud41's review on Southern
Cuisine was quoted in the companion book to the PBS special, Sandwiches
That You Will Like by writer, Becky Mercuri.
February 3, 2003: Freak369's review was referenced in a CNN article titled Does Putin have a case against the 'Harry Potter' house elf?.
December 5, 2002: Happyconsumer, Moneymaven,
edraldi, jjbwljn2, Howard_Creech and rogerngaw's reviews were referenced in a Wired article titled Digital Cameras: Where to Start?.
December 25, 2002: Ned1 was quoted in an article on ctnow titled Calm Down, Take A Breath; Barbie's Not Pregnant. (The article is no longer available online. A portion of it is reproduced below.)
On the consumer opinion site Epinions.com, a reviewer named Nancy wrote: "Midge would have been a lot more fun if she came with kung fu grip and a voice box. I'd like to see her grab Alan by the shirt collar or neck as she screams, `You did this to me,' `You'll NEVER touch me again,' `Get it out. For the love of God, get it out NOW.'"
Sept. 9, 2000: Taurusmoon, conradd
and kurt_messick, were mentioned in a Forbes article titled The
July, 2000: Bonies7, kcfoxy,
poseidon, endora60, zobovor and chrisbickel were mentioned in a Forbes article titled Revenge of the Know-It-Alls.