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Monday, July 25, 2011

$1 per week...........

....I bet my grandmother, a coal miner's widow who died in 1977 at age 83 would have found a way to chip in $1.00 a week to fund the postal service. And that is what it would cost per household and business to cover the USPS's $8 Billion annual deficit.

But let's be honest, people have changed a lot since 1977 and nowadays many Americans would bitch and moan about paying $1 per week for daily postal service. If I were Emperor, I would ask every household and business to pay a tax of $1 per week to continue the current level of postal service.

Friday, April 15, 2011

Rich Passengers Chose Death over Filing Their Taxes???...

.....I never realized this until this morning. The Titanic sank on April 15th. Is it possible some of those super-rich passengers decided they'd rather go down with the ship instead of filing their tax returns?