Would you like a Sheep or Goat for Christmas?

If you cannot afford a Wii for your loved ones, consider a sheep:


Oxfam will let you “buy a sheep” as a gift, and they’ll send a postcard with a photo to your lucky gift recipient. They’ll in turn no doubt cherish the valueless photo, knowing that you’ve meanwhile donated the value of that sheep (or other animal or object) to Oxfam.

and no – your money is not really that likely to go to actually buying a sheep – but hey, the thought is nice.

It’s worth checking out, if only to see the Amazon-like:


Published by Lance Wiggs