Politics Size matters at post office May 14, 2007 Price of stamps increase today to 41 cents. The Sun-Sentinel points out in this article that the shape and size of a package also matter. Read: Weight isn’t only factor in new rates Share this:TwitterFacebookEmailPrintMoreGoogleLinkedInTumblrPinterest Related post office 2 Comments Nickled to Death May 16, 2007 at 7:41 am Well, if Exxon/Mobil ran the USPS, stamps would be $3.00 in no time, $4.00 if a monsoon hit the factory that supplies the glue, heck if there was a crisis in East Loonistan, $5.00 and of course if the tree huggers continue their wicked ways, $6.00 by the end of the summer! Anonymous May 16, 2007 at 1:12 am Crime wouldnt pay if the USPS ran it.One more idea that has outlived its time.Forever stamps my tired butt,I will believe it when it comes to pass.There are plenty of carriers willing to steal the USPS thunder & they are practically out of the package business now.Seven days for registered mail with a return receipt? Fla to Kansas City??