Dear Yellow Pages, we have a thing called The Internet. Please stop wasting stuff.

Via on Aug 14, 2010

Via Huffington Post via Zany Pickle.

Do you resent receiving phone books a few times a year, wrapped in plastic bags, without wanting them? Even worse, they’re made impossible to opt out of? If so, tweet (copy + paste):

Dear Phone Books we don’t want u or ur plastic bags take ur biz online that’$ where u’ll find us #elej RT #dex #bell

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One Response to “Dear Yellow Pages, we have a thing called The Internet. Please stop wasting stuff.”

  1. YogiOne says:

    Dear Advertisers,

    I never use a phone book anymore. Neither does anyone else. Don't waste your money there. Advertise on Elephant Journal instead. :-)


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