Today in Labor History: September 24; Labor Humor

Today in Labor History: September 24
Canada declares the Wobblies illegal – 1918

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!