Recently on Consumerist...
Tell it to someone who cares: Airlines aren’t exactly leaping at the chance to tell customers how to file complaints with the Department of Transportation.
Don't do it: There is no such thing as "retro mode" for iOS devices, despite a recent hoax encouraging Apple customers to set the date on their devices back to 1970.
Cutting the clause: A group of lawmakers has an idea -- how about no more federal funding to for-profit colleges that strip students of their legal rights?
Siren songs: Our very own Raiders of the Lost Walmart have stumbled upon a mysterious and ancient variety of MP3 player.
How low can you go?: A computerized gas station price war takes prices down to a few pennies in Ohio, delighting everyone who's ever bought gas.