Skip to main content

View Diary: Books So Bad They're Good: Joe Miller Meets George Hayduke (67 comments)

Comment Preferences

  •  So what about Abby Hoffman, & "Steal this Book"? (3+ / 0-)
    Recommended by:
    RiveroftheWest, Youffraita, Ahianne

    Probably the book most stolen from public libraries as well as a difficult book to find. (I bought a copy about 10 years ago.)

    In Hoffman's memory, I will occasionally take the junk mail sent from banks, strip it of all identifying information, & send it back to them in the enclosed postage prepaid envelopes. But I haven't acted on any of his other suggested acts of resistance against corporate Amerika. Not that I haven't thought about it.

    •  I do that if the junk mail is particularly bad (3+ / 0-)
      Recommended by:
      llywrch, RiveroftheWest, ColoTim

      Otherwise I recycle it.

    •  I do that with Republican mailings (0+ / 0-)

      Based off suggestions from others here on DKos, sometimes I put that I'm donating $500 or more, but then conveniently leave out the check.  Costs them more time and effort to try and track me down, at which point I get to ask them if they understand their candidate's positions.

      Sometimes I find amusements where others find waste.

      •  Ooof (2+ / 0-)
        Recommended by:
        RiveroftheWest, ColoTim

        Better than what George Bernard Shaw allegedly wrote to someone who harassed him:

        "Dear Sir:

        I have received your letter and am reading it in a small, private, enclosed room in my own home.  

        It is currently before me.  Soon it will be behind me....."

Subscribe or Donate to support Daily Kos.

Click here for the mobile view of the site