1. The future of the Post Office has been a question for some time now and today it was announced that it would stop Saturday service.
If all this makes you prematurely nostalgia for the institution, BackStory with the American History Guys  has a great episode devoted to the P.O. This "Cowboys and Mailmen" segment that debunks the Pony Express is especially good.
Above, Frederic Remington’s famous painting, “Coming and Going of the Pony Express.” View in High-Res


    The future of the Post Office has been a question for some time now and today it was announced that it would stop Saturday service.


    If all this makes you prematurely nostalgia for the institution, BackStory with the American History Guys  has a great episode devoted to the P.O. This "Cowboys and Mailmen" segment that debunks the Pony Express is especially good.

    Above, Frederic Remington’s famous painting, “Coming and Going of the Pony Express.”

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