Smart UPS Driver Balances Out Amazon’s Stupid Shipping Gang

Justin’s recent Amazon experience was his first encounter with the retailer’s Stupid Shipping Gang, Truth in Labeling Department. In that department, they take items that are already in a sturdy enough box and then slap a shipping label on it to send to the customer. This is practical and environmentally friendly…for the crook who just happens to walk by and need a worksite radio.


“Please tell the world what I got so they can steal it off my front porch,” he grumbled to Consumerist. Fortunately for him, his UPS driver was as practical as Amazon’s slap-a-label-on-it is problematic, and hid the package carefully. Not so carefully that Justin didn’t find it, but still pretty well.

“Does the good act cancel out the dumb act?” he asks.

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