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Old 05-09-2010, 08:44 PM
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As stated above the mailbox is out. Don't touch it. It's illegal. There is a sort of work-around. If there is a slot for a newspaper you can technically use that. If there is a separate box for a newspaper with the local paper's name on it then you can't really use it or at least you shouldn't if you have any semblance of integrity.

Don't put things on people's cars. You'll probably get a severe beating and rightfully so.

Don't throw things in people's yards or driveways. You'll hopefully get a severe beating and I'll join in.

Be aware of local ordinances when you go to an office. There may be a no soliciting ordinance. I used to work for a door to door operation and our boss sent me and a few people to a new area to drum up business. I put a flier on a lady's door and she chased me with a broom and call the sheriff on me. We all got arrested. The sheriff ran us in, told us we couldn't do door to door in his area and ordered some stuff from me. :lol: Luckily he didn't book us.

I really hope the US Post Office begins taking it more seriously and making an example of those that stick stuff in mail boxes. It all comes down to having integrity. Doing what's right even if you'd never get caught doing wrong. Buy a stinkin' postage stamp!
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