Tag Archives: Postal Accountablility and Enhancement Act of 2006

A Not So Truism

Today is going to be another rant day.  One of the things that really drives me up the wall is when I hear intelligent, educated, reasonably well informed people say that private industry can always do things better than the … Continue reading

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Two Sides Of One Ocean

Tuesday night I was driving home and picked up the BBC broadcast on the radio.  The big story that hit me was that the House of Commons approved same-sex marriage in England and Wales.  I do almost exclusively American political … Continue reading

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Repeated Disinfection

Today I am writing about the United States Postal Service, or as most Americans prefer to refer to it, the Post Office.  The reaction of most readers is probably, why?  There is nothing new happening on that topic.  That is … Continue reading

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I Hope My Father Is Not Watching

Today is the 70th anniversary of Pearl Harbor Day.  That is the event that brought America into World War II.  The last constitutionally declared war and in the opinion of many the last war of consequence.  Like many of my … Continue reading

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True Life Trumps Lies

Last week in either the late morning or early afternoon of Thursday I mailed a book at a local Post Office in rural Raleigh, North Carolina to a friend in the exburbs of Tampa, Florida. It got to his house … Continue reading

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GOP Unzipped

This is the first weekend of the baseball playoffs and even casual fans will start to pay attention to baseball, perhaps for the first time this season.  Almost everyone will have a favorite team they are rooting for.  My regular … Continue reading

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