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Old 01-20-2009, 06:02 PM
 
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AUSTIN (KXAN) - When junk mail arrives in the mail, most either throw it in their recycle bin or toss it in the garbage, but one woman sees it as art.

"I was a bit bothered by the amount of paper that came into my home," said artist Annette Lawrence.

Woman turns junk mail into art | KXAN.com
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Old 01-21-2009, 06:52 AM
 
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I'm sure this won't go over well with some environmentalists but I read where one guy tried to get as much junk mail as he could delivered and burned it for heat. Might be one of those urban myths but interesting idea nonetheless.
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Old 01-21-2009, 12:46 PM
 
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I'm sure this won't go over well with some environmentalists but I read where one guy tried to get as much junk mail as he could delivered and burned it for heat. Might be one of those urban myths but interesting idea nonetheless.
That's a good idea, where do I sign up?
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