I found out about this after a royally bad Monday ($450 in unexpected car repairs - goodbye Holiday Bonus) JUST after I hit up two comic shops so I could get a matched set of Green Arrow pint mugs.
On the bright side, I hadn't had a chance to use them and still had the receipts.
SOURCE: Feds Probe Lead-Tainted Comic Character Drinking Glasses
Not just DC Comics glasses, mind you, but just about ANY collector glass made in the last few years. Warner Brothers is just the first to do a formal recall. Turns out the Shrek glasses scare at McDonald's this past summer? Tip of the iceberg...