Many of us have experience with employers who require signed “sick notes” from doctors. The thinking is that these signed notes ensure that employees don’t take advantage of sick day policies. But one doctor, Ethel Cooper-Rosen, is fed up with this practice. In fact, she wants to start charging employers $30 for sick notes. The […]
Here are the main requirements from a 1887 nursing job description: 1. “Daily sweep and mop the floors of your ward, dust the patient’s furniture and window sills.” 2. “Maintain an even temperature in your ward by bringing in a scuttle of coal for the day’s business.” 3. “Light is important to observe the patient’s […]
For true animal lovers everywhere, this is sweet revenge. Humans who kill for no reason other than to inflate their own egos and have a photo op of their cowardly conquests are considered some of the lowest forms of life by many animal lovers. The rationalization of “trophy hunting” is a pathetic excuse at egotistical […]
Summertime means ant-time! Whether indoors or outdoors, they will be arriving, and it is crucial to know how to contain the inevitable ant problem. Don’t make this like previous summers where you wake up in the morning only to have to deal with a swarm of surprise ants in the kitchen or a sunday BBQ […]