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 post office 2 Comments You Might Also Like Larry’s List and the Misunderstood “Request” September 12, 2012 Stafford to get a raise March 31, 2016 Walker Holmes is back January 30, 2010 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??