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The United States Postal Serves has announced it will issue a series of stamps featuring characters from Pixar movies. This pane of 20 stamps includes five different designs featuring Pixar characters: Lightning McQueen and Mater from Cars (2006); Remy the rat and Linguini from Ratatouille (2007); Buzz Lightyear and two of the green, three-eyed aliens from Toy Story (1995); Carl Fredricksen and Dug from Up (2009); and the robot WALL*E from WALL*E (2008). The stamps go on sale August 19, 2011. via USPS

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Major SpoilersPollStamps

The United State Postal Service unveiled its 2010 linup of stamps this week, and among the notable images to grace our mail are a series stamps depicting some of the great Sunday funnies strips from the newspapers.  The USPS has been doing this for several years with comic book characters, and while a four-sheet of these stamps makes an awesome display, reality will eventually set in as bills and greeting cards need to be mailed.  Of the five Sunday Funnies stamps announced, which one will be your “Do Not Mail” stamp? VOTE!

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Archie ComicsBettyStampsVeronica

The US Postal Service has unveiled the Archie postage stamp that features an idealized portrait of Archie, Betty, and Veronica from 1946.  Most of today’s stamps are self-adhesive, so the lead question is moot. Following other comicbook related stamp releases, the Archie stamp will be available in July. via Archie Comics

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Press ReleaseSimpsonsStamps

Press Release The Postal Service™ revealed what The Simpsons stamps will look like when they are released nationwide on May 7. Americans are being encouraged to vote for their favorite Simpsons character when viewing the images. Vote Early and Often: It’s the American Way Voting takes place at www.usps.com/simpsons beginning April 9 at 8 a.m. ET and concludes May 14. Results will be announced shortly thereafter. Pre-order The Simpsons Stamps and Stamped Postal Cards Now The 44-cent First-Class Mail® stamps, available in booklets of 20 and stamped postal cards in packs of 20, can be pre-ordered online and will be

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MarvelStampsU.S. Postal Service

Last year it was all about the DC pantheon of heroes, this year, the United States Postal Service pays homage to Marvel characters in a new collection of stamps being unveiled Thursday at the San Diego Comic-Con. I went out an purchased a full sheet last year, and will do the same with the Marvel stamps first thing Friday morning. The 41-cent stamps include Sub-Mariner, The Thing, Captain America, the Silver Surfer, Spider-Woman, Elektra, Wolverine, and everyone’s favorite wall crawlers Spider-Man. The other 10 stamps depict classic Marvel Comic book covers linked to the super heroes. Information about the artwork

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AquamanFlashGreen ArrowGreen LanternHawkmanPlastic ManReviewRobinStampsSupergirlU.S. Postal ServiceWonder Woman

The United States Postal Service unveiled the commemorative DC superhero stamp collection last week at the San Diego Comic Con. The 1st day of issue stamps were available at the convention, but Friday morning post offices around the country began selling the 20 stamp collection.

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