thread yesterday i sent some books to nz
worked out about 3 times their initial cost.. when the hell did THAT happen
these post companies are raking it in and with amazon* and online buying in general they're making a killing

*the recent southpark episodes on amazon were brilliant
permalink shipping stuff is expensive
and i dint think anyone thinks that bok publishers are raking it in with amazon.

but, they still make south park?
permalink Yup
Shipping anything remotely heavy has become ridiculously expensive
permalink Especially if air transport is involved
Weight directly means fuel means cost