[Talk-us] Mailboxes, etc.

Chris Hunter chunter952 at gmail.com
Mon Oct 5 21:32:46 BST 2009

I'm afraid I'm going to have to disagree here.  Different countries
*do*blur the line between shops and post offices.  For example, I've
Canada quite a few times, and quite a few drugstores sell stamps and accept
mail for delivery under the Canada Post (canadian equivalent to USPS) sign.

I think the operator=* tag is the only way to reliably differentiate between
"Government" post offices, and "shop" post offices.

On Mon, Oct 5, 2009 at 12:11 PM, Barry Parr <barry at parr.org> wrote:

> There is a clear distinction between a Post Office and something else.
> Blurring that line is almost certainly a mistake. I think they should be
> described as a 'shop' and not a PO.
> bp
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