Tag Archives: Labor Day

Not Quite Useless Wishes

John McCain is dead and buried. He will never be president now. Donald Trump is president. That was Donald Trump’s revenge for all that was said about his inadequacies at the McCain funeral. He’s the president. McCain isn’t. McCain tried, … Continue reading

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Marx Ascending

Another May Day – International Workers Day – reminds us that workers have always fought for what they thought were their rights. Many died, just for decent wages and safe working conditions and an eight-hour day. It’s just that all … Continue reading

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Another Labored Day

So another Labor Day has come and gone, and summer has ended. Yeah, the autumnal equinox falls on September 22nd at 10:49 in the morning Eastern Time this year, and that’s the real end of summer – but don’t tell … Continue reading

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That Late Summer Buzz in Your Ear

No, they won’t let you alone. Yes, it is Labor Day weekend – three full days off from work, if you’re one of the few Americans who still has a job, or one of those who somehow dodged finding yourself … Continue reading

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The Last Labor Day

Another Labor Day has come and gone, not that anyone even thinks about what the holiday was about. Organized labor? That’s so Joe Hill (he might have been innocent by the way) – although there were a scattering of the … Continue reading

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Lost Labor Day

It’s the mattress sales. That’s how you know it’s Presidents Day or Labor Day – folks on radio and television breathlessly telling you about a great deal on queen sets or something. Some of the ads are urgent – in … Continue reading

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