July 7, 2010

Cross-Town Confusion

35W – Highway 62 Construction Zone The third time this week that I found myself headed west on Crosstown, nearing 35W, I was ready: to continue heading west on Crosstown, you have to keep to the right. Stay to the left, and you find yourself shunted onto 35W, heading north towards downtown Minneapolis (and several...
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Taking a Cue From the Post Office

Defying the Laws of Supply & Demand The post office wants to increase the price of a stamp by 2 cents to 46 cents starting in January. The agency has been battered by losses and declining mail volume. –“Postal Office Seeks 2-Cent Increase in Stamp Prices“; The NY Times (7/6/10) Let’s see . . ....
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