Photo: It's been one of those days ... so I needed to laugh ... o_O


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Photo: Symbolic is the subtheme for today's #MacroMonday , and there are always oodles of symbols in postage. Are there any philatelists reading this? If so, you probably already know the answer to this little bit of trivia:
Since so many modern stamps are adhesive backed and no longer need perforation to make them easier to remove from a sheet, why do we still have crenulation at the edges?

If you're stumped for the answer, you can work this out:

,,˙ʎɹɐssǝɔǝu ɹǝƃuol ou sı ʇı ɥƃnoɥʇlɐ 'sǝƃpǝ pǝʇɐɹoɟɹǝd ǝʌɐɥ llıʇs sdɯɐʇs pǝsɐq-ǝʌısǝɥpɐ s,ʎɐpoʇ uǝʌǝ ʇɐɥʇ uosɐǝɹ ǝuo ǝɹɐ spoɥʇǝɯ ǝsǝɥʇ ˙suoıʇɐɹoɟɹǝd ǝɥʇ ɟo sǝzıs ǝɥʇ uı sǝɔuǝɹǝɟɟıp ǝʇnuıɯ ƃuıɹnsɐǝɯ ʎq dɯɐʇs lɐǝɹ ɐ ɯoɹɟ ǝʞɐɟ ɐ llǝʇ uɐɔ sɹoʇɔǝlloɔ pǝllıʞs ˙sdɯɐʇs ɹoɟ ɹǝʞɹɐɯ uoıʇɐɔıɟıʇuǝpı uɐ sɐ pǝsn ǝq oʇ uɐƃǝq sdɯɐʇs ǝɥʇ ɟo sɹǝpɹoq ǝɥʇ punoɹɐ sǝloɥ ǝɥʇ ɟo ǝzıs ǝɥʇ 'sǝƃuɐɥɔ ɔıɟıɔǝds ʇuǝʍɹǝpun spoɥʇǝɯ ƃuıdɯɐʇs ǝɥʇ puɐ sdɯɐʇs pǝʇɐɹoɟɹǝd ƃuısn uɐƃǝq sǝıɹʇunoɔ ǝɹoɯ sɐ,,

Or go to the full article here:
http://www.ehow.com/about_6302665_do-stamps-perforated-edges_.html

#MacroMonday  is well curated by +Sandra Parlow and +Jeff Moreau ... thanks, you two!
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Photo: Laughing my tongue off here over you people and your #tonguepoker  posts .. ;oD.

Thanks for all the giggles, +Chrysta Rae +Wade Brooks +Heather Szarka +Kevin J. Chen +Andrea Martinez +Alex Bellanger +paula contreras +Barbara Matthews +Lora Timonin +Heather Simpson and +Gary Paakkonen!!




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#dogloversworldwide  & +10000 PHOTOGRAPHERS / #10000photographersaroundtheworld  with thanks to +Robert SKREINER
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Just having a little fun while on a road trip ... ;o7
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