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Old 09-11-2010, 01:59 PM
 
Location: Tennessee/Michigan
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Post News, Laser pointers pose eye hazard, doctors say.

NEW YORK (AP) A 15-year-old boy damaged his eyes while playing with a laser pointer he'd bought over the Internet, say doctors who warn that dangerously high-powered versions are easily available online.
One eye expert called it "a legitimate public health menace."

Laser pointers pose eye hazard, doctors say - USATODAY.com
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Old 09-11-2010, 02:42 PM
 
Location: Ayrsley
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One eye expert called it "a legitimate public health menace."
Yes...stupidity is a legitimate public health menace.
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Old 09-12-2010, 09:56 AM
 
Location: In the real world!
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This has been known for years! That came out almost as soon as the laser light became popluar.. But it is nice to remind people again and again.. So many just don't pay attention the first few times they hear it..
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