I’ve wanted to get rid of my post box because all I get there is junk mail.1 Now, apparently, the self-titled “inventor of email” wants to make my digital life just as bad:

He proposed that the post office create a new form of e-mail, one that was safe, private, and subject to the same federal regulations that protect the bills and junk mail that are delivered to our mailboxes.

via Boston Magazine

  1. Amazon packages are delivered to my door and will soon be delivered inside. The post box is in a separate location.