Now You Can Opt Out of Receiving Phone Books

Posted on: February 3rd, 2011 at 6:18 am by

Periodically, we city-dwellers must contend with the inevitable pileup of Yellow Pages tomes at our doorstep. In theory, it’s probably good practice to maintain an “analog” version of the directory, but not when dwelling in an already cluttered shoebox apartment. The stacks of phone books inevitably sit unloved on the sidewalks, become waterlogged in rain and snow, and are eventually tossed on trash day.

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The folks at Yellow Pages finally caught on and launched the National Yellow Pages Consumer Choice & Opt-Out Site. There’s a specific section where readers can opt out of receiving the publication.

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And one day, years from now, hip boutiques will have copies on their petrified wood coffee tables to help sell $500 designer denim…

[via Gizmodo]

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