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Ahoy hoy. I don't actually have an enormous amount of time, so I'm keeping this succinct, apologies for brevity, I've tried to pass this on some time ago to the staff here, but other issues took ...
by somewierdguy
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri May 01, 2015 at 01:25 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
It wasn't the Eleventh Hour of the Eleventh Day . Or even the Eleventh Month. It was, though, the 14th Day of Fourth Month of the Fourth Year in the War to Save the Berkeley Post Office and Fight ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 24 comments on Sun Apr 19, 2015 at 08:53 AM PDT with 104 Recommends
Come oh come ye tea-thirsty restless ones -- the kettle boils, bubbles and sings, musically. ~ Rabindranath ...
by belinda ridgewood
Comment Count 173 comments on Tue Mar 10, 2015 at 05:00 PM PDT with 52 Recommends
The Conservative/Wall Street/1 Percent/Republican anti-government strategy is to set government up to fail (usually by starving it of funding). Then they point to the resulting "crisis" they created ...
by davej
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Feb 13, 2015 at 10:35 AM PST with 20 Recommends
Persuasion through fear. That is how the Right controls many. Fear, hatred, bigotry and fallacies. They create a false premise then convince people it's true. All started with Reagan saying that ...
by arky70
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Feb 02, 2015 at 08:32 PM PST with 3 Recommends
"I think you dropped this," As I dropped a twenty on the cluster box. just ...
by aoeu
Comment Count 36 comments on Mon Dec 22, 2014 at 10:44 AM PST with 52 Recommends
Almost 3 years ago I wrote a rather lengthy diary about the first round of what is called Network Rationalization. When the dust settled there were many changes but not as many as those calling for ...
by Dark UltraValia
Comment Count 339 comments on Fri Dec 05, 2014 at 04:29 PM PST with 201 Recommends
Once again, [http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/28/us/us-secretly-monitoring-mail-of-thousands.html another MSM lead story on our surveillance state]--in this instance an article on the front page of ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 97 comments on Mon Oct 27, 2014 at 11:06 PM PDT with 215 Recommends
With me at least. So I had a package I needed to get to someone located about 150 miles away. Happened to be near a Fedex dropoff and stopped in. $45 for overnight, $26 for second day. Hm, ouch.
by poliwrangler
Comment Count 361 comments on Tue Jul 15, 2014 at 10:07 AM PDT with 617 Recommends
This week, the hate group American Family Association sent out an urgent request to its members calling for a boycott of the recently released Harvey Milk commemorative postage stamp. Harvey Milk ...
by dbeerthuis
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri May 30, 2014 at 09:58 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
This past Saturday was the annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive event. Every second Saturday in May, letter carriers in more than 10,000 cities and towns across America collect the goodness and ...
by cassandracarolina
Comment Count 13 comments on Wed May 21, 2014 at 11:51 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
The public furor over the slaughter of night heron chicks on the grounds of the Oakland post office is unabated. Postal officials are trying to claim that no birds were harmed. Eye witnesses tell a ...
by Richard Lyon
Comment Count 27 comments on Fri May 09, 2014 at 06:38 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
When up is down. I have to admit, I've never read the USPS Operation Manual. But I'm pretty sure there's nothing in it about massacring baby birds. But that's what the title of a recommended ...
by James Hepburn
Comment Count 304 comments on Thu May 08, 2014 at 11:30 AM PDT with 350 Recommends
What would you think if I had devoted my entire adult life to improving my skills as an artist, eschewing all other worldly matters, and then, after unexpectedly coming into a great deal of money, I ...
by thefarleftside
Comment Count 2 comments on Mon May 05, 2014 at 10:12 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
Privatization. They (Republicans, corporations, Wall Street, banksters, et al, AKA motley crew) have been afer the USPS for years. The USPS existed before the US part did: The USPS traces its ...
by Karen Hedwig Backman
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Apr 25, 2014 at 12:36 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
It's a classic story, a Bain style business takes over a company, runs them into the ground, and guts retirement for corporate bonuses, and public left outraged. Bigger retirements as mandated by ...
by jimtripp
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Feb 10, 2014 at 07:26 AM PST with 5 Recommends
I will begin this diary with a short discussion I started in a thread that was part of a much larger discussion, which I will add a link to. I will also include a link to the initial diary that ...
by Ohiodem1
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Feb 06, 2014 at 06:03 PM PST with 11 Recommends
I guess Senator Rand Paul feels the need to polish his bona fides with the gun lobby ahead of his Presidential run because he is trying to use a bill meant to address stamp prices to add an ...
by We Shall Overcome
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Feb 05, 2014 at 08:58 AM PST with 3 Recommends
A few days ago, a diary was posted explaining that the US Inspector General had recently endorsed the idea of the United States Post Office ...
by GleninCA
Comment Count 294 comments on Tue Feb 04, 2014 at 07:00 AM PST with 322 Recommends
Please, support this petition to the President. USPS banking petition at WH....
by WMD Actual
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Jan 31, 2014 at 10:58 AM PST with 4 Recommends