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Further, not-so-meaningless internet-related activities.

Billmon has uncovered the most glorious hack. It seems georgewbush.com has a really keen tool: enter your ZIP code, and it’ll bring up a list of your local papers. Type in the letter you wish to send to the editor(s), check off the papers in question, press the “send” button, and presto! You’ve siphoned off a tiny chip of his 200-million–dollar war chest and used it for truth, justice, and the American way. (If you’re at a loss, Billmon suggests you take the HRC or Lambda Defense Fund letters as boilerplate.)

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  1. TalkLeft: The Politics of Crime    Feb 24, 08:22 PM    #
    Beat Bush Campaign at its own Game
    From Long Story, Short Pier: Billmon has uncovered the most glorious hack. It seems georgewbush.com has a really keen tool:...

  2. Malice Aforethought    Feb 25, 08:07 AM    #
    go! go now!
    From billmon via Kip: spend Shifty George's ill-gotten campaign funds for him with this astroturf tool from georgewbush.com. You type in your zip code and up comes a list of local newspapers, helpfully grouped by circulation and proximity; check the on...

  3. Brutal Hugs    Feb 25, 09:07 PM    #
    GW Gets Internet Democracy

    Via Long Story Short Pier, I discovered that George W. Bush's website will let you send ...


  4. Martin Wisse    Feb 26, 12:11 PM    #
    This is not new: Not Geniuses had discovered this hack in August 2003:

    http://www.notgeniuses.com/archives/000801.html

  5. --k.    Feb 26, 03:05 PM    #
    I'm not sure if that makes it all funnier, or more pathetic.

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