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117,934. Piers Morgan says women send him their knickers in the post. Presumably with the message, From one twat to another. Frankie Boyle
23,803. The post-pod’s arrived. It’s been tracking us since we left and now we’ve turned round it’s caught up. Yes, that’s about average for second-class post. (Science Fiction & Post) Red Dwarf II: Better Than Life s2e2, computer
85,577. The postman always rings twice. James M Cain
85,578. This is the Night Mail crossing the Border,
Bringing the cheque and the postal order,
Letters for the rich, letters for the poor,
The shop at the corner, the girl next door.
Pulling up Beattock, a steady climb:
The gradient’s against her but she’s on time.
Past cotton-grass and moorland border,
Shovelling white steam over her shoulder. (Post & Train & Border) W H Auden, Night Mail, 1936
85,579. Tell him there’s a post come from my master, with his horn full of good news. William Shakespeare, The Merchant of Venice V i 46
102,111. With the launch of the first ever door to door drone delivery service … [cuts to child] ‘I love you, drony’. JoyCamp: The Amazon Drone Movie
118,005. Tonight: exclusive footage revealing the secret world of online shopping. The home deliveries driving us to distraction. How some rogue delivery drivers are giving the good ones a bad name. And does this ten billion pound delivery industry need a shake up? (Internet & Post & Shopping) Tonight: Secrets of Your Online Shop, ITV 2018
118,006. Parcels neither signed, sealed or delivered. (Internet & Post & Shopping) ibid.
118,007. Online shopping and delivery disputes are on the increase. (Internet & Post & Shopping) ibid.
134,431. Shocking new evidence about a national scandal: we reveal how the Post Office ruined hundreds of lives. The Post Office knew its computer system could make money go missing but they accused staff of stealing anyway. And postmasters were jailed because bosses kept the truth from coming out. (Miscarriages of Justice & Post & Scandal) Panorama: Scandal at the Post Office
134,432. One of biggest miscarriages of justice in British history: the Post Office prosecuted hundreds of postmasters over missing money. (Miscarriages of Justice & Post & Scandal) ibid.
134,433. 557 Postmasters took the Post Office to court … The Postmasters were proved right. (Miscarriages of Justice & Post & Scandal) ibid.
134,434. ‘It amounts to the 21st century equivalent of maintaining that the Earth is flat.’ (Miscarriages of Justice & Post & Scandal) ibid. Bates v Post Office
136,827. In 2020 when much of the world slumped, Amazon is booming. Sales are up by 40%. It’s making an astonishing £1.6 billion in profits every month. Amazon has not only benefited from lockdown it plans to become even bigger. (Internet & Post & Shop) The Truth About Amazon: How to Shop Smart, Channel 4 2020
136,828. Nearly 90% of us use Amazon and it’s the first place 70% of us go when searching for products online. (Internet & Post & Shop) ibid.
136,829. What’s recommended will not always be the best price … Click pass the Buy box. (Internet & Post & Shop) ibid.
136,830. The high street is opening up shop on Amazon and it’s sometimes undercutting itself. (Internet & Post & Shop) ibid.
136,831. It’s not just about plastic packaging or delivery miles either. What to do with returned items is a colossal problem too. (Internet & Post & Shop) ibid.
136,832. Multiple examples of second-hand goods sold at more expensive prices than the original version. (Internet & Post & Shop) ibid.
136,970. How Amazon became the biggest online retailer on the planet by cleverly copying its rivals, ruthlessly poaching sellers, trying to dominate our internet search and ultimate dominate all our shopping. (Internet & Post & Shop) The Truth About Amazon II: How it Took Over the World
136,971. Amazon has made almost £263 billion in sales this past year. (Internet & Post & Shop) ibid.
136,972. Amazon beat Ebay with a very simple strategy: reliable delivery to your door first. (Internet & Post & Shop) ibid.
136,973. Which home brands to launch and at what price … whether they use data from their sellers to create own-brand products. (Internet & Post & Shop) ibid.
136,974. Even Amazon found its way on to Tik Tok. (Internet & Post & Shop) ibid.
137,087. Millions of us have defaulted to Amazon. Its sales reached £72 billion in the autumn as many of us turn to what we believe is a reliable, trustworthy retailer. (Internet & Post & Shop) The Truth About Amazon III: Can You Trust It This Christmas?
137,088. Some toys aren’t just poorly manufactured, they can be downright dangerous … Amazon has let so far too many unsafe products slip through its net. (Internet & Post & Shop) ibid.
137,089. Warehouse: In this little corner of the Amazon universe the savings are worth the hunt. (Internet & Post & Shop) ibid.
137,090. The Vouchers page: this button is the gateway to a world of deals … you can arrange these deals in order of best deal first by clicked the Discount Percentage tab. (Internet & Post & Shop) ibid.
137,091. The search page URL hack: &pct-off=30- … After you search for any product in the Amazon search bar, add this code to the end of the URL and something magical happens. (Internet & Post & Shop) ibid.
137,092. Can Amazon fight the fakes? … Why is Amazon not a fake-free zone? (Internet & Post & Shop) ibid.
137,093. Surprise Deliveries: Should we be worried? ... ‘The problem is how your information got into the hands of these Amazon sellers in the first place …’ The whole reason the scam exists: fake reviews. (Internet & Post & Shop) ibid. expert
137,094. Amazon are offering a new service where you get to trade in new phones. (Internet & Post & Shop) ibid.