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Keurig Platinum Single Serve Brewer for Keurig K-c&hellip by Keurig
12 of 12 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars 3 Machines Later, July 23 2013
I have gone through two Keurig machines in 3 years. Mt mom has had her machine for just over a year and it has quit as well.
The design of the machine is faulty, the pump that takes the water from the reservoir to the machine breaks down consistently. The machines are hard to clean, and even using filtered water you get calcium build up that requires a lot of vinegar to fix. From my online reading, I am not the only one who has had this problem.

I used it to make arund three cups of coffee a day, so it defeinitely had not been overused.

I love Green Mountain coffee, but I can not justify spending over $100 to have a machine that lasts around a year.
I will… Read more
KitchenAid KPEXTA Stand Mixer Gourmet Pasta Press by KitchenAid
57 of 57 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Breaks easily, May 20 2011
First of all I am a huge Kitchenaid fan, and I love most of their products except for this one...

I Had this item for only a few months before it broke,

- To use it properly, you need a more powerful stand mixer, the basic model will just not cut it, the engine forces itself to much. Remember it is pushing pasta dough through it, and with entry level stand mixers, the unit gets really hot.
- It is really tough to clean, you need to open up the unit and no matter what dough gets trapped inside.
- It can make a number of pastas, but for spaghetti, it is long to do (I would suggest you get the rollers for those) It is good at making the large macaroni, but… Read more
The War for Late Night: When Leno Went Early and T&hellip by Bill Carter
5.0 out of 5 stars Great book, May 20 2011
A voyeristic look into the late night wars.
The book is great for anyone interested in the politics behind television