Today in Labor History: February 12; Labor Humor

Today in Labor History: February 122015.02.09—history-douglass
Abolitionist Frederick Douglass born into slavery near Easton, Md. – 1818
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Labor Humor: Misery Loves Company
One day a truck driver was cruising down a rural road when a loud bang came from under the front of the hood. The truck stalled. After jumping out and looking under the hood, the driver found that a piston had broken.
+++An hour went by before a pickup truck full of young men happened on the scene. They pulled over and asked the driver what was wrong.
+++“Piston broke,” said the truck driver.
+++The young men all looked at each other and said, “Jump in! We’re all pissed and broke too!”
—From Workplace Jokes: Only SOME of Them Will Get You Fired!