Today in Labor History: September 5; Labor Humor

Today in Labor History: September 52013.09.02—history-palmer-raids
“Palmer raids” on all Wobbly halls and offices in 48 cities in U.S.  Alexander Palmer, U.S. Attorney General, was rounding up radicals and leftists – 1917
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Labor Humor: It’s How You Look at It
There is a donut on the desk.
The optimist looks at it and says, “There’s still half a donut left to eat.”
The pessimist looks at it and says, “I’ve already eaten half the donut.”
The office supervisor says, “Get that donut off your desk before I write you up.”
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