Return to Sender: The Decline of the American Postal Service

Go Postal

Another one of those days

The other day I was having a discussion with my friend about this that and the other, the other being a particularly good topic. Anyway while we were chatting It occurred to me out of the blue that it seems ludicrous that we still have a Post Office. I shared this revelation with my friends and was met with odd glares across the bored….why? Why does everyone love “snail” mail so much? Once more I was struck with brilliance (it’s not that surprising really, it happens at least twice a minute), people don’t love the post office, people are afraid of change. Even though the postman generally delivers only bad news (i.e. bills, ads, restraining orders (some celebrities can be so touchy)) we still are afraid to let the long standing American Post office go the way of the telegram. Continue reading