'Extreme Couponing' Craze Increases Newspaper Theft

American VoicesOpinion ISSUE 47•34 Aug 22, 2011

A TV show about extreme coupon use has been blamed for an uptick in the number of newspapers stolen from driveways, newstands, and coin-operated dispensers. What do you think?

  • “You shouldn't judge until you've experienced the high that comes with saving 50 cents on a box of Hamburger Helper.”

    Stuart Jackson –
    Foam Charger

  • “I'll keep an eye out for anyone who seems to be buying more than their share of mayonnaise and Dr. Scholl’s Corn and Bunion Pads.”

    Sarah McCrimmon –
    Accelerator Operator

  • “I cut out the middleman and just steal the groceries I want.”

    Mitch Waterfield –
    Systems Analyst