Camera Purchase Results in a Rude Surprise

A Missouri couple bought a $1,600 Sony camcorder from Best Buy last week. But when they got home and opened the box, there was no camera to be seen. Instead, they found a jar of Classico pasta sauce. Best Buy says the box was sealed when it left the store. Sony says its had no previous complaints of pasta-camcorder swaps. With no refunds yet in the offing, the couple suggests others check what's inside their purchases before leaving the store.

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A Missouri couple bought a $1,600 Sony camcorder from Best Buy last week, but when they got home and opened the box there was no camera, just a jar of Classico pasta sauce. Best Buy says the box was sealed when it left the store. Sony says it's had no previous complaints of pasta-camcorder swaps. With no refunds yet on the offing, the couple suggests others check what's inside their purchases before leaving the store.

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