Re: [PHP] Restore Leading Zeros in Zip Codes
George Bernard Shaw, an Irishman.
At 11:13 PM +0100 8/22/08, Ashley Sheridan wrote:
Not to mention, but of the two major English speaking countries, both
America and England have different address standards. All too often
an American site seems to think that a postcode is the same thing as
a zip code, and then rejects it in a form for being in the wrong format!
Yeah, but that's to be expected.
You Brits get everything wrong -- you drive on the wrong side of the
street, you eat with your fork in the wrong hand, and your postal
codes are all messed up. :-)
As Churchill once said "We are two peoples separated by a common
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