Stories Worth Sharing – December 13, 2014

Who did it, and where did it come from?

11. UPS is picky about socks

The company has a strict dress code to which drivers must adhere: Shoes must be shined, shirts must be pressed, and don’t even think about wearing shorts without buying the UPS-brand socks.

As Schmitt cut these pages out with an X-Acto knife, he began to see them as an endangered form of communication. “The world around me was radically changing and shifting toward digital,” he says. “I just sort of came to this realization that wow, we’re losing something really amazing. I couldn’t picture a digital equivalent.”

May I make two requests? Continue to love me, but remember that you cannot be more merciful than God.

Brandon Schmidt

I am Brandon Schmidt: writer, husband, father, brother, reader, and laugher.

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