We seem to have elevated bureaucracy to an artform or is it that artforms
seem to have been delegated to the bureaucracy?

Last week we got seven inches of snow, last night 3/4 of an inch of rain.
Spring comes;  have heart,  those of you in the Northeast.

Rick Seddon
McIntosh, NM, USA
-----Original Message-----
From: Rickard A Parker <[log in to unmask]>
To: [log in to unmask] <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Thursday, March 08, 2001 6:36 AM
Subject: Re: poets and stamps

>> I've been away on spring break, so I hope this hasn't already been
>> posted, but the Acadamy of American Poets is accepting nominations for
>> poets who should be honored on a stamp.  Eliot is not on the list, but
>> one can write him in.
>Looks like Eliot is out of the running.
>    Criteria for stamp subject selection.
>    12. No stamp shall be considered for issuance if one treating the same
>    subject has been issued in the past 50 years. The only exceptions to
>    this rule are traditional themes such as national symbols and
>    holidays.
>TSE was on a 1986 22 cent stamp.
>   Rick Parker