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LABOR DAY WEEKEND: TRADITION, TRANSITION… AND THE MOUSE.

Not much labor to be done this weekend.

Not much labor to be done this weekend.

Welcome everyone to Labor Day Weekend, the “symbolic” last weekend of summer (even though the calendar says we’ve got another 3 weeks o’ summer fun left).

I remember as a kid saying it seemed kind of funny that we celebrated this “Day of Labor” by relaxing, grilling out and generally goofing off. It was typically one of the least laborious weekends of the year.

Works for me… and yes, I’ll have another burger.

For those of you wondering, Labor Day first became a national holiday in 1894 and is a celebration “dedicated to the social and economic achievements of workers” (or at least so sayeth Wikipedia). Read the rest of this entry

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