Street Chalker Identifies Brooklyn's Slowest Post Office

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    CHICAGO - AUGUST 25: A United States Postal Service employee walks past mail drop boxes outside the Roberto Clemente Post Office August 25, 2009 in Chicago, Illinois. The Postal Service announced it would offer $15,000 for buyouts of up to 30,000 employees eligible for retirement, early retirement, or those in select positions. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

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