The Phantom Of The Opera

For many American film lovers, it is 1925's The Phantom of the Opera that defines horror in the silent film era. Lon Chaney's Erik may not have modern moviegoers fainting as legend says they did when Christine reveals his deformed skeleton-like face, but there's no doubt he holds a special place in horror fans' hearts to this day. The Phantom Of The Opera Synopsis - Spoilers Included The new owners of the Paris Opera House refuse to believe the previous owners' warnings about the holder of box 5--a "phantom of the opera"--even though the phantom's presence is well-known and openly discussed among the opera's performers. The mysterious phantom has eyes that are just "ghastly beads", compared to holes in a grinning skull, explains stagehand Joseph Boquet, who claims to have actually seen the phantom. Over that skull, he continues, is stretched tight yellow skin with only two large holes where his nose should be. Meanwhile, the opera's

Up2 "Supplement" Recalled - Drug Tainting

Up2 claims to be a dietary supplement but really is just another drug tainted libido product.
Up2 "Natural" Libido Supplement Recall

It is peddled as an all-natural libido enhancer for both men and women. It promises to increase your sex drive, rev up your libido, and reduce depression and fatigue--among other things. In reality, though, Up2 is just another drug-tainted product with the power to seriously injure people who take it.

In its press release, Med Man Distribution announced a recall covering all lot codes of Up2 and acknowledged the presence of sildenafil in it. Sildenafil, of course, is a prescription-only medication prescribed for erectile dysfunction.

The drug tampering was discovered by the Food and Drug Administration, or FDA. It is not known what, if anything, put Up2 in the FDA's line of sight.

The company says it has received no complaints of illness being blamed on Up2 but the fear is that anyone taking it could suffer a life-threatening drop in blood pressure, especially if they were already taking certain other medications.

Up2 is packaged in various package sizes. All packages and all lot codes are covered by this recall.