Mail early, and do it from home

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In this Feb. 8, 2012, photo, Postmaster Maria Carrasco sorts Valentine Day cards for mailing at the Valentine Post Office in Valentine, Texas. (AP Photo/Odessa American, Albert Cesare) Photo by MBR