96-03-20 00:23:16 EST, you write:
>Yes!! I recently had a rash of Sylvania light bulb failures, too. Mine were
>100 watt "Double Life" Soft White bulbs that carry the following guarentee
>on the package: "If you are not satisfied with the performance of this
>bulb, return the proof of purchase seal to the address on the bottom of this
>package along with your name and address. It will be replaced with a new
>bulb free of charge."
Perhaps it's parasitics, rooted in a manufacturer's conspiracy to sell or
build bad products?
Just a humorus thought!