According to the United States Postal Service:
- The Postal Service is projecting Monday, December 20 as the busiest mailing day and Wednesday, December 22 as the heaviest delivery day this holiday season….
- Letter mail volume (mostly stamped holiday greeting cards) triples during the holiday mail season that begins on Thanksgiving and ends on Christmas. The Postal Service projects national volume for the period to exceed 15.8 billion pieces.
Cartoon reprinted courtesy of Yaakov (Dry Bones) Kirschen www.DryBonesBlog.blogspot.com.