Question: Can white lead be a design defect in a product (white lead carbonate pigment, a.k.a. house paint) when the product wouldn't even be that product without white lead. Answer: Nope.
Paraphrasing Sartre, "Without lead, there can be no white lead carbonate pigment," said the court.
And, one for the conspiracists:
WMC-supported candidate affirms other WMC-supported candidate