Sunday, August 17, 2008

Amazon recommends...

Today I bought a birthday gift for my brother from

I was logged in as Christian and at the end of the transaction it gave me some recommendations of other things (not related to this purchase, but to Christian's history, I imagine) that we might want to buy.

I promise I am not making this up:

Recommended for You
Storey's Guide to Raising Chickens by Gail Damerow

The Communist Manifesto by Karl Marx

Garmin MapSource CD ROM (USA TOPO)

It would seem that I am married to a traveling communist chicken farmer.


Pam said...

This is HILARIOUS...I laughed out loud when I read it. I thought that Amazon based their suggestions on previous purchases, but who knows?

Blue Heron Farm said...

Oh-- I'm sure they do.

We have bought animal books and he has bought quite a few political books, many with a distinct anti-corporatism bent. I just like that they came right out and called him a commie. :)