What is Labor Day?
Labor Day is a holiday recognized on the the first Monday every September. It is a creation of the labor movement and is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers. It constitutes a yearly national tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of our country. Many workers have off on Labor Day.
A Little Labor Day Humor
- Did you hear the one about Labor Day?
It works for me!
- I took a job as an upholsterer, but I never recovered.
- One seventh of your life is spent on Monday. However, the only person to get his work done by Friday was Robinson Crusoe.
- Labor Day celebrates the contribution of workers to our economy. We celebrate it by not working.
- If a train station is where the train stops, and a bus station is where the bus stops, what is a work station?
- If all the cars in the United States were placed end to end, it would probably be Labor Day Weekend. Doug Larson
- ‘It’s a recession when your neighbour loses his job; it’s a depression when you lose your own.’ Harry S. Truman