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DCBob Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon May-30-11 10:04 AM
Response to Reply #60
66. "lack of detail".. huh?? How about admitting your statement was completely wrong..
your defense of the indefensible is comic.
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  -The U.S. Postal Service Nears Collapse xchrom  May-28-11 08:00 AM   #0 
  - A dinosaur ready for extinction..  DCBob   May-28-11 08:04 AM   #1 
  - Words of Wisdom, DCBob  Countdown_3_2_1   May-28-11 08:50 AM   #13 
  - There is no problem with the postal service that intelligent legislation can't fix.  fasttense   May-29-11 07:35 AM   #54 
  - quit delivering the damn junk mail.  mopinko   May-28-11 08:57 AM   #14 
  - I love that idea  Capitalocracy   May-28-11 08:10 PM   #40 
  - That may be the only think keeping them afloat. n/t  rucky   May-28-11 08:16 PM   #41 
  - Two problems with that  jmowreader   May-29-11 11:28 PM   #64 
  - the USPS's survival depends on overwhelming us with nuisance junk mail  CreekDog   May-30-11 12:27 PM   #75 
  - agreed and also it's a waste  CreekDog   May-30-11 12:24 PM   #74 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   May-28-11 02:46 PM   #37 
  - The Dinosaur didn't die, the swift, small winged Dinosaurs  alfredo   May-28-11 09:36 PM   #46 
  - This is such a faked crisis, much like the fake crisis over Medicare and Social Security.  fasttense   May-29-11 07:31 AM   #52 
  - You are correct!  RegieRocker   May-30-11 12:05 PM   #73 
  - 1. junk mail is keeping USPS alive 2. USPS is cheapest and best mail system in the world  underpants   May-29-11 07:35 AM   #53 
  - junk mail is a monumental waste of money, resources and effort..  DCBob   May-29-11 07:55 AM   #56 
     - I wasn't justifying junk mail  underpants   May-29-11 08:46 AM   #57 
     - I think junk mail should be treated in a similar way as email spam.  DCBob   May-29-11 08:54 AM   #58 
     - oh please --pay to stop stuff i don't want?  CreekDog   May-30-11 12:30 PM   #77 
     - amen!!!  CreekDog   May-30-11 12:28 PM   #76 
  - +1  appal_jack   May-30-11 11:55 AM   #72 
  - De-privatize it.  Pab Sungenis   May-28-11 08:09 AM   #2 
  - +1  xchrom   May-28-11 08:11 AM   #4 
  - Absolutely  WhiteTara   May-28-11 08:15 AM   #5 
  - USPS is not federal?  The Backlash Cometh   May-28-11 08:45 AM   #10 
  - That might work but the GOP will block it of course.  DCBob   May-28-11 08:15 AM   #6 
  - yes,  obxhead   May-28-11 09:15 AM   #19 
  - The party that waves the constitution around without reading it.  MattBaggins   May-29-11 10:47 PM   #62 
  - The private sector doesn't want it  jmowreader   May-29-11 11:33 PM   #65 
  - +1  Donnachaidh   May-28-11 08:39 AM   #8 
  - AND use the post office as an example for the privatization of schools...  loudsue   May-28-11 08:49 AM   #12 
  - Absolutely! +1 (nt)  scarletwoman   May-28-11 09:21 AM   #20 
  - +  kickysnana   May-28-11 09:27 AM   #21 
  - spot on...  madrchsod   May-28-11 09:31 AM   #22 
  - Or the other way....  Cid_B   May-28-11 09:39 AM   #24 
  - That will eliminate universal service. n/t  Occulus   May-29-11 10:38 PM   #61 
  - Too bad we have a Constitution that says otherwise.  MattBaggins   May-29-11 10:49 PM   #63 
  - +1  XanaDUer   May-28-11 10:27 AM   #29 
  - It is not "privatized"...  SDuderstadt   May-28-11 10:46 AM   #31 
  - +100. they deliberately wrecked it so they could eliminate it.  Hannah Bell   May-28-11 02:45 PM   #36 
  - it's not wrecked, profit is off by a margin less than 10% but  KurtNYC   May-28-11 08:38 PM   #43 
     - by "wrecked" i mean the so-called "reform" of 1970.  Hannah Bell   May-28-11 09:03 PM   #45 
        - and by "deliberate", you mean...?  zappaman   May-28-11 10:02 PM   #48 
           - Deleted message  Name removed   May-28-11 10:04 PM   #49 
           - ok  zappaman   May-28-11 10:07 PM   #50 
           - IIRC, after the strikes of the 70s, some postal managers  Occulus   May-30-11 10:28 AM   #67 
  - + 10!  bluesmail   May-29-11 08:17 PM   #59 
  - We would not want to lose the USPS...  kentuck   May-28-11 08:10 AM   #3 
  - That would not be good.  RebelOne   May-28-11 11:30 AM   #32 
  - Well, it'll take a Constitutional Ammendment to get rid of it, so....  Scuba   May-28-11 08:38 AM   #7 
  - what a propaganda piece:  Hannah Bell   May-28-11 10:01 PM   #47 
  - Article 1 Section 8 of the constitution  LiberalArkie   May-28-11 08:43 AM   #9 
  - Trend Line of Decline  earthside   May-28-11 08:49 AM   #11 
  - +1 -- the usps is a canary in the coal mine. nt  xchrom   May-28-11 08:58 AM   #15 
  - This is no longer an essential service.  Countdown_3_2_1   May-28-11 09:05 AM   #17 
  - There are large parts of the country not served by private  quiller4   May-28-11 02:36 PM   #34 
     - They aren't cheaper either  Johonny   May-30-11 11:48 AM   #71 
  - +1  mmonk   May-28-11 09:05 AM   #18 
  - +1000 for this post. It deserves it'sown thread. . . .n/t  annabanana   May-28-11 08:50 PM   #44 
  - USPS delivers mostly trash for lowball rates. raise the rates on the unwanted trash nt  msongs   May-28-11 09:00 AM   #16 
  - DEPrivatize, lower wages, cut back on the middle management BS...  YellowRubberDuckie   May-28-11 09:35 AM   #23 
  - The US Post Office is not a business. It is a utility. It should  JDPriestly   May-28-11 09:48 AM   #25 
  - And just imagine what the UPS and FedEx prices will be when the USPS is gone.  kenny blankenship   May-28-11 09:51 AM   #26 
     - So true.  JDPriestly   May-28-11 10:41 AM   #30 
  - So much misinformation-so little time.  Scruffy1   May-28-11 09:53 AM   #27 
  - this is why people here are saying go back to the cabinet position it should be:  xchrom   May-28-11 10:25 AM   #28 
  - Thanks for the debunkment. I've heard that the USPS "crisis" is all phony RW accounting ...  eppur_se_muova   May-28-11 02:32 PM   #33 
  - +100. most of ups & fed ex's business, in fact, came in the wake of the PO "reform"  Hannah Bell   May-28-11 02:49 PM   #38 
  - you appear to be misinformed about your claims of "misinformation"  DCBob   May-28-11 11:33 PM   #51 
  - My lack of detail. I was talking letters only.  Scruffy1   May-29-11 09:23 PM   #60 
     - "lack of detail".. huh?? How about admitting your statement was completely wrong..  DCBob   May-30-11 10:04 AM   #66 
  - you think anything's okay for a buck  CreekDog   May-30-11 12:35 PM   #78 
  - IIRC a public post office is REQUIRED by the Constitution.  Odin2005   May-28-11 02:42 PM   #35 
  - The Constitution give Congress power  TheManInTheMac   May-29-11 07:43 AM   #55 
  - Does this mean all my forever stamps are worth shit?  Kurovski   May-28-11 06:21 PM   #39 
  - Yes but please don't be upset  nonperson   May-30-11 10:33 AM   #68 
  - Meh. I heard the same "collapsing" crap when I started working for the USPS in 1967.  Tierra_y_Libertad   May-28-11 08:17 PM   #42 
  - But there was no broad based internet usage in 1967  nonperson   May-30-11 10:40 AM   #70 
  - Canada's is threatening to go on strike  TrogL   May-30-11 10:37 AM   #69 
 

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