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Turkeys Of The Week

Slowly — v-e-r-y slowly — the Minuteman folks are doing what they promised weeks ago: reclaiming uncollected newspapers from driveways, and dropping uninterested “subscribers” from the rolls.

But they’re not the only profligate plastic-and-paper scourges in town.

Alert “06880” reader Susan Iseman spotted this sight today, near her North Compo Road home:

North Compo inserts

Downtown, she saw they’d been strewn everywhere. Inside were flyers, advertising Turkey Day sales:

North Compo inserts - 2

It’s bad enough that marketing gurus have decided stores should open on Thanksgiving Day.

Now they’re forcing themselves on us the day before, too.