[rescue] Bad UPS II: The Sad Mac

Jeffrey Nonken jjn_rescue at nonken.net
Fri Sep 30 17:03:36 CDT 2005

On Fri, 30 Sep 2005 12:38:05 -0400, Phil Stracchino wrote:
> Charles Shannon Hendrix wrote:
>> Something I have observed of all of them: years ago only USPS
>> would leave a package if you were not home.  FEDEX and UPS always
>> left a note saying they would try again.
>> Now UPS and FEDEX *never* leave a note, they just leave the
>> package.
> Also, they never check to see if you're home first.  They put the
> package on the step, they ring the doorbell once, and they leave.

It's more cost effective to pay off the insurance on those occasions
that something gets stolen, than to do multiple deliveries and have
their people standing around waiting for doors to be answered.

Jeffrey Nonken - http://jnork.nonken.net/
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