When the Do-Not-Call Implementation Act was passed, it was supposed to herald a new era of silence -- but based on the number of unsolicited calls our household still receives nearly a decade later, I'd say the law has had only mixed success.
Shaun Dakin, CEO and founder of the National Political Do Not Contact Registry battled the bots all year long, serving as a champion to everyone who prefers their telephones free of pollutants. So we're happy to defer to his judgment as to the Top 10 Political Robocalls of 2008.
The answer, written in the body of the email, is not for the RNC to end its unwelcome, unpopular and ugly automatic dialers and digital recordings. Rather, it is a clumsy blackmail of the people on the receiving end.