Today in Labor History: March 5; Labor Humor

Today in Labor History: March 52015.03.02—history-attucks
British soldiers, quartered in the homes of colonists, took the jobs of working people when jobs were scarce. On this date, grievances of rope makers against the soldiers led to a fight. Soldiers shot down Crispus Attucks, a black colonist, then others, in what became known as the Boston Massacre. Attucks is considered the first casualty in the American Revolution – 1770
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2015.03.02—humor-questionLabor Humor: Expectations
An applicant was being interviewed for admission to a prominent business school. “Tell me,” inquired the interviewer. “Where do you expect to be ten years from now?”
+++“Well, let’s see,” replied the student. “It’s Wednesday afternoon. I guess I’d be on the golf course by now.”
—From Workplace Jokes: Only SOME of Them Will Get You Fired!