During the late 19th and early 20th century, the few laws prohibiting child labor were moderate and rarely enforced. In North Carolina, the age limit was 13 for employment in factories such as mills, and children under 18 were allowed to work up to a shocking 66 hours […]
This animated gif meme has been titled “Last days of the Finnish presidents term and her husband goes and……” but I checked on line because frankly, I have no clue as to who the President of Finland is. According to Wikipedia and many other sites, it is Tarja […]
Here is a the audio, with video added, of George Carlin’s piece on The Truth About Republicans. This was from 1988 and Reagan was in the Whitehouse. I ask you, has much changed since then? Not really. Just cannot learn, can they.
This is a superb and magnificent letter written from a former slave to his former master in a response to a request to return as a “free” man and employee, no longer as a slave. When I reached the apex of the letter, which is a request of […]
When a friend sent me this link, I thought it was a joke. I was wrong. The Susan G. Komen Foundation, which has found itself in the center of a storm over abortion this week after cutting off Planned Parenthood then reversing their decision, may have just stepped […]
This is one of the BEST satirical political photoshopped images of the Republican primaries I have seen yet! Thanks to Creative Endeavors, The Home of BoxcarOkie for posting this image.
This is the store front above a The Library Bar and Grill in downtown Albuquerque. They have several books “punned” with types of liquor. This was my “Victim of the Day” for my Project 365 (366) on January 29, 2012. I have updated my project, so please feel […]
“The sun does not shine for a few trees and flowers, but for the whole wide world’s joy.” Henry Ward Beecher Photographer unknown.
Lately, Mitt-Twit has been been putting his scaly foot in his mouth with such statements as: “I’m not concerned about the very poor. We have a safety net there. If it needs repair, I’ll fix it. I’m not concerned about the very rich. They’re doing just fine. I’m […]
Meet Linda. Breast cancer survivor. Double mastectomy. Has lived through to hell and back from breast cancer and has a few words to say. Here Linda will give you the most heroic reponse to The Susan G. Komen Foundation you will ever see. If you have not seen […]