Saturday, May 26, 2007

What Do You Call Spam That Comes Through USPS?

I recently realized that Alison and I receive unsolicited mail, at various frequencies, from seven different schools. Alison gets mail from these:
Meanwhile, I get mail from these:
So, apparently education (and employment) has a cost beyond the financial one, and it's called junk mail.


  1. To remove yourself from most lists for five years, call 1-888-5OPT-OUT. (Not sure if it applies to educational institutions, but it might!) I saw a report about it on "The Today Show." The Direct Marketing Association should be able to help you out, as well, at:

    Might as well save some trees, and save you time, eh?

  2. Thanks for the tip.