Come & Take It Live
"...I've looked at the website again and again. Outbox: A service that takes your snail mail, opens it, scans it, and sends it to your iPad..."
"...The indie rock wiz has since signed with Matador Records and finished up her first full-length as Snail Mail. The 18-year-old says those industry growing pains directed the album’s more pronounced take on her earnestly diaristic, minimalist melodies...."
"...This change in schedule is good for our TV nights, but the best part of his being employed is e-mail. I had five from him on Monday and six on Tuesday..."
"...As this edition will be the 25th time the Chronicle has solicited your handcrafted tales, we've tried to work out ways to mark that milestone. We'll save most of those for the time when we choose our finalists and winners (late May/early June), but here's one change you might find significant: We'll now accept submissions electronically as well as by snail mail..."
"...The team's goal was simple: They wanted to do away with your physical mail problem. (If you don't think you have one, think again when that stupid Tuesday mailer of coupons arrives and explodes everywhere.) They promised to swoop by, check your mail for you, scan everything, and deliver it to your inbox, then help you unsubscribe from some of those peskier people...."
"...This effort ushered in the show's eight-year run and led to the formation of Viewers for Quality Television, according to Howard Wen in "Revolt of the Couch Potatoes" (Salon.com in 1998, www.salon.com/21st/feature/1998/08/24feature.html ). Today, Web rings, authorized and unauthorized fan sites, newsgroups, and simple e-mail can rally fans in the click of a few keystrokes..."
"...By the time they made it to Philly for a midtour basement gig, Austin dream-pop quintet Why Bonnie felt pretty blah. Despite sniffles, the stopover on the band's summer tour found a fan in a friend of indie rock wiz kid Lindsey Jordan, aka Snail Mail..."
"...Stateside buzz includes recent ACL Fest performer R.Lum.R, a talented guitarist and alternative R&B songwriter, “On the Regular” singer Shamir, bedroom pop trio Snail Mail, and Dallas doomers Wo Fat...."
"...Visit their site at www.democraticmedia.org/mediaownership . To voice your concerns by snail mail, write to: Federal Communications Commission, 445 12th Street SW, Washington, D.C..."
"...All you Public Service Publicity-types, update your mailing list today! Your Chronicle contact for this "Public Notice" column should remain Kate X Messer, but you may wish to consider adding our wild dude "Community Listings" editor, J.C. Shakespeare to your roster..."
"...Choose efficient lightbulbs and turn off the lights when you leave the room. Not only does this conserve energy, lighting makes up about 15% of the electric bill, and every penny saved is a good thing. Opt Out of Junk Mail..."
"...PEACE IN YOUR BACK YARD Join CodePink in celebrating International Peace Day: Display a peace banner somewhere during rush hour. E-mail CodePink with where it will be and who you are, so they can promote it on their website..."
"...Though it doesn't make it into the paper, we do get a fair amount of correspondence via phone, e-mail, or snail mail in which readers air their complaints about experiences in local restaurants. We don't print it because it's Chronicle policy not to take a position on business complaints about incidents we didn't witness and can't substantiate, but it does make for very interesting reading..."
"...ATTENTION BUSINESS OWNERS The Chronicle's Style Avatar is pleased to announce our new Secret Shopper program and urges businesses to alert us by e-mail (email@example.com), voice mail (454-5765), fax (458-6910), or snail mail (PO Box 49066, Austin, 78765) about current and upcoming events, showings, and other style-related happenings. Put us on your mailing list and keep us informed..."
"...9, meaning if you're not yet registered to vote (and you can check if you are at www.votetravis.com), the clock is running down to register online at tax-office.traviscountytx.gov/voters. Prefer snail mail? Pick up a copy of this week's Austin Chronicle, find a voter registration application form on p.6, cut it out from our pages, and mail it to the county voter registrar's office, PO Box 149327, Austin, Texas, 78714-9327, or deliver it in person to 5501 Airport..."
"...Snap again. Email to Caroline's family..."
"...So, Gwendolyn, Katie, Joanna, Anton, Jason, and Chelsea – congratulations! You'll be receiving two new purple house guests, Pulse and Tri-phoria, in the mail. Check your inboxes for a love note from us, or send us one first with your snail mail addy then keep your eyes on your … box...."
"...First made available online last April, the initial rebate offering proved so popular it was gone in a day – and for many people, that day was spent simply trying to access the application form on the comptroller's overloaded website. This time around, participants must first buy the new appliance, install it, and recycle (or "properly dispose of") the old appliance before applying for the rebate via snail mail (complete with documentation proving completion of all the required steps)..."
"...Or you're welcome to submit written comments anytime through Dec. 28, either by e-mail (via firstname.lastname@example.org) or snail mail (to Janet Seibert, City of Austin EGRSO, PO Box 1088, Austin, TX 78767)..."
"... Cheryl SmithWanted: News Writer The Chronicle is looking for a staff writer for the News department: a hard-charging reporter ideally with experience covering city or state politics, schools, school boards, and institutional inside skinny, as well as the wide range of public and community beats we regularly visit each week in "Naked City." He or she should know how to find and pursue a story and possess a distinctive writer's voice that makes readers take notice. If you think you have what it takes to be a Chronicle news reporter and writer, please send a cover letter, résumé, and your three best clips (via e-mail or snail mail) to: Michael King / News Editor / The Austin Chronicle PO Box 49066 Austin, TX 78765-9066 or email@example.com..."