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

From: Randy McLaughlin <>
Date: Sun Feb 20 02:29:48 2005

From: "Paxton Hoag" <>
Sent: Saturday, February 19, 2005 8:59 PM
> Who is checking and where?
> Now that I used computerized shipping I just pay for and print out labels.
> Then
> deliver sealed parcels to the Post Office and UPS. No one looks at them.
> In fact the Post Office clerks complained that I chose the option not
> to list the postage on the front. The couldn't tell if it was
> accurate. Now they don't even want the boxes at the counter. I deliver
> them to the person that answers the door to the back.
> At both UPS and the Post Office no one asks me what is in the packages any
> more.
> I do follow the rules and don't try to cheat. Goodness knows the Post
> Office needs the money and I like their services.
> --
> Paxton Hoag
> Astoria, OR

Just as long as you don't ship Anthrax, explosives, etc.

After all who needs security nowdays ;-)

Received on Sun Feb 20 2005 - 02:29:48 GMT

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