Labor Day

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Labor Day Road Trip: 10 Classic Driving Songs

It’s the ironically-named Labor Day weekend where, if you’re lucky, you have three days off. As you hit the highway for summer’s big finale, you’ll need a playlist for the holiday road trip. Get those motors revving, we’ve got a Labor Day playlist of ten classic songs for the long drive ahead.

08/30/2013

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Meanwhile In Southern California: 550 Busted In DUI Crackdown

While a massive DUI checkpoint bust was set in place this past weekend, the result was indeed effective. According to Beverly Hills Patch, it was reported Monday that 550 arrests of drunken and drug-impaired drivers […]

08/22/2012

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New Holidays Create New Happiness And Longer Weekends

Everyone enjoys a four-day work week. Unfortunately, we won’t get another one until May. It is amazing how much better life is with only four days of work. It got us thinking: what if we […]

02/28/2012

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Keep It Local This Labor Day

It’s almost Labor Day, which may be one of the most bittersweet holidays of all. Sure, everyone loves a day off to spend with friends and family, grilling, going to the beach, or just relaxing, […]

09/05/2011

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How To Spend The Perfect Day At The Beach This Labor Day

It’s so simple, even we could do it!

09/02/2011

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Labor Day Road Trip Playlist: From Paul Simon To Pearl Jam, Wilson Pickett To Modest Mouse

It’s the ironically named Labor Day weekend where, if we’re lucky, we have three days off. As you hit the highway for the ‘end of summer’ long weekend, you’ll need a playlist for a holiday […]

09/02/2011

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Wait, Labor Day Is Monday? Better Get Our White Out!

Here at Jack FM, we love white. Why we can’t wear it after Labor Day always drove us mad, but we’re not ones to dissolve social norms. We’d rather ignore them. Still, how did this […]

09/02/2011

Two of Seven: Specialty Drinks for Jack’s Fifth Show

Jack’s Fifth Show is less than two weeks away! We would have posted this yesterday, but we had too many Goodnight Rangers at the Labor Day Party… Today, we present a cocktail to be celebrated […]

09/07/2010

Founding Member of ELO Killed by Bale of Hay

A tragic day for music; Cellist [lastfm]Michael Edwards[/lastfm], best known for his work with the classic rock group [lastfm]Electric Light Orchestra[/lastfm], died instantly Labor Day morning after a rogue bale of hay crashed into his van.

09/06/2010