Your 2 Cents: Blitz USA Out Of Business - - Oklahoma City, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports |

Your 2 Cents: Blitz USA Out Of Business

Posted: Updated:

The leading maker of gas cans in the US, Blitz USA based out of Miami, Oklahoma went under on Tuesday. Not because of slow sales, but because people who ignored the warning labels on the gas cans and poured gas on fires burning themselves sued the company out of business.


Here's what you had to say.

DJ in Norman first:

"The closing of "Blitz" is what happens when you let attorneys get involved."

Kyle in Ardmore: "You can't fix stupid with a warning label."

Rodney from Lexington writes: "Those 117 employees should have the right to sue each one of those idiots that can't read for their loss of livelihood!"

Gail in Edmond: "It is not their fault that people won't take responsibility for their own actions. Ignorance is rewarded at an all-time high these days."

Karen from Norman: "I don't recall the Bill of Rights guaranteeing the ‘right' to sue."

Skip in Newcastle asks: "Why not take the oil company to court because gas is flammable?

Matthew in Bethany writes: "You don't pour gasoline on an already burning fire. It's called adding fuel to the fire, morons!!"

Finally Kent from Woodward says: "Remove the warning labels from all products and we can eliminate a lot of the really stupid people in the world."

I'm Kelly Ogle and that's YOUR 2 Cents.


Live Radar

WARN Interactive

Featured On

  • Business News

    Find news on Oklahoma's economy, local business, the banking industry and more.

  • Links

    Looking for a website you heard mentioned on News 9? Find it here!

  • Local News

    Get the latest breaking news, current events and headlines affecting Oklahomans.

  • 9 Investigates

    Are you aware of incidents of fraud, corruption, government waste? We investigate.

  • Send Kelly Your 2 Cents

    * denotes required fields

    We're sorry, but only one entry is allowed per person.
    Thank you for your continued interest.

    Thanks so much for giving me Your 2 Cents. I read every e-mail I get and appreciate your comments. Be looking for Your 2 Cents Monday through Friday on NEWS 9 at 10. Thanks so much, Kelly Ogle, NEWS 9 Anchor

Powered by Frankly
News 9
7401 N. Kelley Ave.
Oklahoma City, OK 73111 is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 KWTV. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.