dead-letter office

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dead-letter office

[dɛdˈlɛtəˈɒfɪs] nufficio della posta in giacenza
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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According to Avi Yaniv, the head of the dead-letter office, the wall is the closest man can get to God on earth.
To make matters worse, QC as a department and function sat at the end of the production cycle, where its outputs generally fell on deaf ears--the functional equivalent of a dead-letter office. Some extra work may have funneled back to post-closing or other departments, the occasional loan may have been repurchased or held in portfolio rather than sold, but companies by and large failed to institute changes based on what was learned by the QC process.
With an unclear address and a blurred or unreadable return address, a lot of checks sat in a dead-letter office at the Postal Service.
In pursuing that story, he ended up at the dead-letter office, from which he printed some of the sad and humorous unclaimed correspondence.
Any other "postal reform" that shelters the USPS from public accountability deserves to go straight to the dead-letter office.
Instead of remaining in the Supreme Court's dead-letter office, the Second Amendment would move to the status of normal constitutional law.