The U.S. Postal Service unveils the 46-cent.``Celebrating Lunar New Year: Year of the Snake'' Forever stamp
People crowd at the booth of the U.S. Postal Service to buy the new 46-cent ``Celebrating Lunar New Year: Year of the Snake'' Forever stamp after they are unveiled at the Montery Park Lunar New Year Festival on Saturday Feburary 2, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. The Stamp artist Kam Mak, who was born in Hong Kong, China, grew up in New York City's Chinatown. Mak created a colorful illustration of red firecrackers of the sort traditionally used to scare off evil sprits and welcome the New Year. (Photo by Ringo Chiu/PHOTOFORMULA.com).