Archive for April 2012

The art is in the mail…

Posted in , , Food drive, USPS, postal, post office, stamp, postmaster by yourpostalpodcast on April 30th, 2012

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Photo: Hoolehua, HI, Postmaster Gary Lam helps customers send home hundreds of coconuts a month.

The May edition of Your Postal Podcast opens with the tale of how one Post Office in Hawaii makes it easy for tourists to mail home one-of-a-kind nutty souvenirs.

You'll also hear about this month's Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive. The show concludes with our regular look at the latest postal headlines.

For a transcript of the program click here.

Click on the "comments"  link below and leave your suggestions and ideas for a chance to win a letter carrier bobblehead.

Thanks for listening -- and don't forget to visit Your Postal Blog for daily updates on all things postal.

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The art is in the mail…, Transcript

Posted in , , Food drive, USPS, Postal Service, postal news, stamp, postmaster, mail by yourpostalpodcast on April 30th, 2012

Click here for a transcript of the May 2012 Your Postal Podcast.

To submit a story idea click here.

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All the President’s Letters

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Washington Post reporter Eli Saslow has authored a book about President Obama's correspondence with Americans via the mail.

The April 2012 edition of Your Postal Podcast kicks off with stories behind the letters sent by ten Americans to the President of the United States -- and his mailed replies.

You'll also hear a continuation of our recent visit with the actor who plays "Al the letter carrier" in the popular USPS commercials.

For a transcript of the program, please click here.

Click here to share your comments or ideas for future podcasts.

Thanks for listening -- and don't forget to visit Your Postal Blog for daily updates on all things postal.

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A dancing chicken plays a role in one of three new USPS commercials featuring Mike Bradecich as "Al the Letter Carrier."

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All the President’s Letters, Transcript

Click here for a transcript of the April 2012 edition of Your Postal Podcast.

To submit a story idea click here.

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