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fun with USPS

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by Toph, Mar 15, 2010.

  1. Mar 15, 2010 at 6:14 PM
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    Toph

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    Inspired by this article I decided a to see what the USPS would and wouldn't deliver.

    A week ago I was at lunch with the family, and took a splenda packet and wrote my brother's address on it and stuck a stamp on it. I figured it would be a long shot, but today he called me and told me that he got it in the mail in another envelope and a notice that he owed them 20 cents :D

    I figured this would be an interesting experiment to follow...my next step is to take a CD and stick a few stamps on it and mail that.
     
  2. Mar 15, 2010 at 6:15 PM
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    haha good stuff.
     
  5. Mar 15, 2010 at 6:24 PM
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    Lol at them sending a dead fish.
     
  6. Mar 15, 2010 at 6:31 PM
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    jandrews

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    I like the USPS man.

    I can take a letter, anywhere in the US, and have it arrive almost anywhere else in the US for under a dollar. I think that's pretty badass.
     
  7. Mar 15, 2010 at 11:11 PM
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    humanoid

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    You can actually by a sheet of forty-four 1 cent stamps, write an address on it and it'll get to the destination.
     
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  9. Mar 15, 2010 at 11:25 PM
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    This thread is fucking hilarious. But sleep deprivation does that.
     
  12. Mar 15, 2010 at 11:41 PM
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    You should try a condom next, a couple stamps taped on along with the address. Then see what happens.
     
  14. Mar 16, 2010 at 9:17 AM
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    steve o 77 braaap

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    even better would be to staple the stamps to it lol.
     
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    Hehehe,
    This is a great thread. Got a brother-in-law in Anchorage who works for the post office. Gonna have to find something special to send him..
     
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    I love the helium balloon bit in the original article.
     
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