I’m sure that most young people today don’t know what a telegram is, and for sure have never seen one. Still, it’s interesting to note that as of July 13, 2013, the last telegram will be sent. In India, the country’s state-owned telecom company, BSNL, will end its telegraph service for good, the Christian Science Monitor reports.
The poll attached PPP_Release_CONGRESS_108-1 says it all. Really, this is part of an overall trend of US citizens losing faith in institutions.