There was no radio that could be turned on to occupy their minds. Instead, laborers would volunteer to stand up and place themselves in the middle of a factory floor—where they could be easily heard by all—and read for a half-hour per shift before another worker would take their place. To make up for the wages lost reading, their fellow employees would donate part of their salary.
The Thirteen Club
Prisoners in Paris offered freedom if they married prostitutes - WTF fun facts
Mind-blowing coincidence - WTF fun facts coat from aithor of Wizard of Oz
All I ever see is cops rousting the homeless when every driver in CA runs a red light and drive like they're 10 just escaping mom's house for the first time in a stolen vehicle. You'd think they would have found a solution for such a "problem" by now.