Recommendations for a Budget-Friendly Microwave?

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Q: We recently lost our cheap, Craigslist-purchased microwave when a bag of popcorn went up in flames. Does anyone have suggestions for budget-friendly, powerful microwave to replace it? Thanks!

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Editor: Readers, do you love your microwave?! Which models do you suggest?