Postal Worker Caught on Video Dumping Mail on Ground

The fact that one postal worker was caught mistreating customers and their mail isn’t that big a deal. Yes, I would love to know how many employees FedEx or UPS have to deal with for the same kind of behavior, but I’m not sure how much that would prove. Employers in the private sector as well as the public sector have to deal with strangely-behaved workers. I guess if there proved to be a huge discrepancy, we could have a discussion about the kind of people who are prone to seek public employment, Read more […]

Add Snail Mail to Government Spying

Many Americans seemed outraged and violated when they learned that our government had been spying on our all of our phone calls and emails.  If that wasn’t enough, we learned that they have also been spying on our Internet usage, monitoring the sights we visit and our online transactions. In today’s electronic age, the government was using all of the technology they had to spy on Americans.  Nothing electronic was safe from federal prying eyes.  I know of some people who insist on using Read more […]

Postal Employees Steal Millions of Dollars Through the Mail

At a time when the U.S. Postal Service is facing record budget deficits and defaults, they’ve found a number of their employees stealing people’s money through the mail. Recently, 2 postal workers pleaded guilty of stealing millions of dollars worth of government checks with the help of 4 others not employed by the USPS. Over 1,300 treasury checks, social security checks, tax refunds and veteran benefits checks were stolen and cashed using fake IDs. The scheme originated in an Atlanta mail distribution Read more […]