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Famed Alabama Civil Rights Attorney Releases KKK Hate Mail

Keith Thomson | Posted 06.18.2013 | Politics
Keith Thomson

During his 1976 prosecution of Klansman Robert Chambliss in the Alabama church bombing case, the mail for (then) Alabama Attorney General Bill Baxley included racist rants, personal insults and death threats. Unfazed, Baxley placed them in a file he labeled "Kooks and Nuts."

'I Do Feel A Bit Like The Naughty Schoolboy'

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts

"I will send an offensive postcard to the first person to reply to this message," Mr. Bingo tweeted one fine, drunken night. After numerous Twitter re...

Parenting Gets Hate Mail From 7-Year-Old Girl

Shawn Bean | Posted 02.12.2013 | Parents
Shawn Bean

"Dear Parenting magazine, all elves need RESPONSIBLE owners. It sounds like you don't care about your elves at all," writes Hannah.

Kevin Smith's Exclusive Stalker-azzi Story and Reddit AMA Questions

Shira Lazar | Posted 11.26.2012 | Entertainment
Shira Lazar

What began as an innocent attempt by Kevin to enjoy the outdoors with his mini dachshund and get some exercise ended up turning into a crazy encounter with a fan who just happened to be camping in his car with "the longest telephoto lens in the world."

Idaho's Lone Black Lawmaker Receives KKK Mailing

AP | Posted 06.10.2012 | Black Voices

BOISE, Idaho — Idaho's only black lawmaker said she received a direct mailing from the Ku Klux Klan that has bolstered her resolve to fight prej...

Six Tips for Writing the Perfect Piece of Hate Mail

Keli Goff | Posted 02.04.2012 | Home
Keli Goff

Here is a list of helpful hints to help you or the self-appointed critic in your life draft an effective piece of hate mail or blog comment that actually provokes thought as opposed to simply provoking chuckles.

Are White People Disenfranchised?

Daniel Cubias | Posted 07.14.2011 | Politics
Daniel Cubias

Recently, I received some hate mail from a white supremacist. It's a rare, but not unprecedented occurrence. Her sentiments were ignorant and bizarre...

Returning My iMac 2: Revenge of the Mac Lovers

Joshua Kors | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Joshua Kors

Why is it that people who would never say hurtful things to a person face to face feel perfectly comfortable lobbing verbal grenades at others when crouched behind a computer?

You've Got (Hate) Mail: 'When Tea Baggers Attack' Edition

Waymon Hudson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Waymon Hudson

To me, sending hate mail has always seemed like a lot of effort for little return. So I was surprised to receive over 30 nearly identical messages, all beginning, "Dear Mr. Hudson- You should shut up. You look like a queer."

Inboxes in South Filled With Warnings About Aliens, Commies and Schizophrenia

Linda Hansen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Linda Hansen

It's getting crazy down here in Dixie. When we're not talking to ourselves, we're talking to everybody else -- whether they want to listen or not. Yada-yada-Muslim, yada-yada-antichrist, yada-yada-doesn't-want-America-to-win, yada-yada-he's-a-commie-socialist!