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Why are people all across the country buying stamps right now?

Let's #saveUSPS together.


As industries around the country have been benefiting from cash stimulus plans and business loans, the United States Postal Service (USPS) has, unfortunately, not been doing so well. Following a drop in revenue that's been years in the making, the service has asked Congress for funding to continue properly delivering Americans' mail, especially during these harsh times.

Although the government's help remains fundamental, in true American spirit, folks all across the country have been showing their appreciation for postal workers by buying endless amounts of stamps and taking to social media to praise the postal system as a whole and their trusted mailmen in a variety of creative ways.

After all, while we're spending more time at home, packages that we receive in the mail have somehow attained an aura of euphoria. They have become happy daily distractions—so why not pay homage to the people that allow for them to reach our front doors? 

Check out the USPS store and grab some stamps—from the classic to the original—and then take to Twitter to virtually clap your hands at postal workers around the country. That's exactly what the people below have been doing: 

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