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“The U.S. <s>Postal</s> Parcel Service” in DC Velocity

03/14/2012

By Mark B. Solomon

In a famous scene from the 1967 film "The Graduate," a man approaches recent college graduate Benjamin Braddock at a party and whispers one word of advice in Braddock's ear about his future career:

"Plastics."

In that spirit, one can almost envision Benjamin Franklin, the founder of the U.S. Postal Service (USPS), pulling Paul Vogel, USPS's president and chief marketing and sales officer, aside at a function and whispering one word in Vogel's ear about the post office's direction:

"Parcels."

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