For 30 years, Larry Flynt has made sure that every member of Congress was mailed a monthly copy of Hustler. And there is nothing legally they can do to stop it.
The U.S. Postal Service tried to stop the mailings after complaints in the 80s, but the U.S. District Court in D.C. ruled that members of Congress are not forced to read the magazine, and it’s only sent once a month; therefore it is not that big of a burden on members of Congress that requires any sort of legal action.
Some congressional staffers looking for a laugh told National Journal anonymously what they like doing with the mag