Happy Labor Day


With thanks to all those who came before us and fought for fair treatment, equal opportunity, and a living wage.

Lewis Wickes Hine (American, 1874-1940). [Untitled] (Women Making Stockings), 1936-1937. Gelatin silver photograph. Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the National Archives, 79.143.136 Photo: Brooklyn Museum.

April Fool’s Day!


From Britannica:

There are variations between countries in the celebration of April Fools’ Day, but all have in common an excuse to make someone play the fool. In France, for example, the fooled person is called poisson d’avril (“April fish”), perhaps in reference to a young fish and hence to one that is easily caught…

Image: La Vie Parisienne, April 7, 1923.