Re: NANFA-- RE: Does anyone here

Jeremy Tiemann (
Mon, 3 Nov 2003 08:23:33 -0600

I am an avid sports nut, and I listen to a lot of sports-talk on the
radio, esp when I am in the field. When the Tour de France was
taking place, some people called into the radio station and expressed
their dis-approval that a government agency/branch would sponsor a
bicycle team for an outrageous price, esp when the price of postage
keeps rising.

My comment is in left field and totally strayed away from fish, but I
felt obligated to comment on this string because I found it

>I don't understand the relationship, but there is still a government tie in,
>even thought they're on their own for much of the funding.
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "B.G. Granier" <>
>To: <>
>Sent: Monday, November 03, 2003 5:48 AM
>Subject: Re: NANFA-- RE: Does anyone here
>> But it's my understanding that the USPS has cut Uncle Sam's apron strings
>> and now operates as a business rather than a branch of government,

Jeremy Tiemann
Biological Field Assistant
Illinois Natural History Survey
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