USPS Media Mail (was Re: Off-topic, but interesting (Fiorina fired))

From: David V. Corbin <>
Date: Sat Feb 19 06:12:50 2005

>>> > I've had people tell me the post office wouldn't let them
>>> send magazines
>>> > because they have advertising in them. Even 20 year old
>>> magazines.
>>> > Sheesh.
>>> >
>>> I had magazines sent media mail (nothing but computer mags)
>>> with no issues.
>>> One guy slipped a huge boxed Atari trackball (was a
>>> surprise to me) in with
>>> some boxed ST games I purchased and had no problems mailing
>>> them media mail.
>>> Must just be the person behind the counter being difficult.

I have not had issues the three times I have sent out magazines that were
all different issues and/or different magazines via Media Mail. However I
was denied when I went to send out a box of 20 identical magazines..... A
"rule" or a "quirk" I do not know.....
Received on Sat Feb 19 2005 - 06:12:50 GMT

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