By Joe O'Donnell
1. Frosty 'Brew
Minnesota-based Killebrew Root Beer is sweetening the pot for supporters of the movement to put the company's namesake, Minnesota Twins legendary slugger Harmon Killebrew, on a U.S. Postal Service stamp.
So far, the petition has 971 signatures. It has a listed goal of 10,000.
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2. Who is Scott English?
"When his friend began talking about a job running the country’s biggest stamp organization, Scott English thought his friend wanted to know if he had any stamp collecting friends who might want the job.
"No, the friend said, he wanted English, a well-known South Carolina political operative who doesn’t collect stamps, to apply for the executive director’s job at the American Philatelic Society."
"Royal Mail will issue 10 stamps Aug. 18 featuring seven species of bees from different parts of the United Kingdom."
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