The premise of minimum wage, when it was introduced, was that a single wage earner should be able to own a home and support a family. That was what it was based on; a full time job, any job, should be able to accomplish this.
The fact people scoff at this idea if presented nowadays, as though the people that ring up your groceries or hand you your burgers don’t deserve the luxury of a home and a family, is disgusting.
Can’t wait for winter so I can walk outside for five minutes without sweating like a pig.
"And men go abroad to admire the heights of mountains, the mighty waves of the sea, the broad tides of rivers, the compass of the ocean, and the circuits of the stars, yet pass over the mystery of themselves without a thought."- St. Augustine of Hippo, The Confessions (via thelittlephilosopher)
I will be able to vote next presidential election. This is kind of crazy.
Missing all them weekday games because my new schedule.
The problem with me following more blogs is that I feel like I’ll miss out on posts from the people I already follow… I like seeing everything and I don’t go on tumblr so much and those two don’t add up.