A lot of those graphs you see forget one important factor:
We did it! I would like to take this opportunity to thank the USPS, for making this opportunity possible.
Also, a very nice blurb about the story in this morning’s edition of Voice of San Diego:
Walking the Mail Beat
San Diego Reader cover stories can be a major drag to read, but this week’s is an unusual treat: it’s a snappily written and engaging first-person tale by a young man who got a job as a temporary mail carrier.
The writer talks about, among other things, an hour-long video about dog “language” (I’d like to get the Berlitz version), the perennial threat posed by snarly Post Office supervisors (wait, all bosses aren’t delightful dreamboats?), and the rash of carriers who call in sick on rainy days (and the bounty they miss around Christmas).