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

Multiple Recalls Of Wintergreen Essential Oil

Mercola and more are forced to recall Wintergreen after failing to put child resistant caps on it.
A few wintergreen essential oil products recently recalled.

Aromatherapists have known for years that the amount of methyl salicylate found in just a single teaspoon of wintergreen essential oil was enough to fatally poison a small child. But until recently producers of volatile organic extracts typically did not package their essential oils with child resistant packaging. And even now that US law requires them to do so, some companies still neglect to.

We're scarcely a third of the way through 2020 yet the list of aromatherapy companies forced to recall for failing to take that simple step continues to grow.


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