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‘Dead’ No Longer a Requirement to be on US Postage Stamp
‘Dead’ No Longer a Requirement to be on US Postage Stamp
Tiger Woods and Lady Gaga are now eligible to be depicted on a stamp. (Although not together.) As the US Post Office considers options such as eliminating Saturday delivery, and even closing facilities such as Flint's downtown branch, it's taking measures to hopefully engage young people with snail mail. The USPS announced yesterday it plans to toss out the rule that stamps only honor dead people.
U.S. Postal Service Could Be Out Of Business By Summer
U.S. Postal Service Could Be Out Of Business By Summer
A few months ago we learned that several post offices could close due to budget problems, including some around the area. Now they're saying they need to make some major changes or else they could be out of business by the end of next summer. One idea they're looking into is stopping overnight delivery and shutting down processing sites, which means 35,000 jobs would be lost.
This Is How I Roll
This Is How I Roll
A lot of people are complaining and whining about gas prices and rightfully so.  A partial solution is probably hanging in their garage or basement and hasn't had the dust blown of it in quite some time!  As soon as the weather gets tolerable, I park my truck as much as possible and ride my bike or walk to places within a few miles.