> It just takes me a few seconds of the day to put this stuff in my
> can and dispose of it.
While this is true, the problem is that at least some people have to
pay for it, either in traffic charges
(yes there are such accounts!) or for disk space.
> I have a life but I wonder about those people who
> are pushing for a big government solution to this >non-problem.
Well there are always technological fixes, if you're allowed to use them. Not all ISP's, for instance will allow concealemnt of your true email address, even to avoid spam.