Recalled: Discovery Kids™ Animated Marine and Safari Lamps.

They look like this:

Another wonderful import from China. These lamps can short-circuit and cause electrical shock as well as fire.

This is a brand new recall and nearly half a million of these lamps have been sold around the country.  the lamps were carried at Bed Bath & Beyond, Bonton, JCPenney, Kohls, Office Max, Toys "R" Us stores nationwide as well as the online retailers Amazon, Ideeli, JCPenney, Kohls, Macy's and Overstock from June 2010 through March 2012 for between $10 and $20.

If you have one of these around the house, unplug it now and contact Innovage toll-free at (888) 232-1535 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, visit the firm's website at www.innovage.net, www.lamprecall.org or e-mail info@lamprecall.org