Yes those corporations sure are keeping us down .The Year is 1922
The year is 1922,"One hundred years ago."
What a difference a century makes!
Here are some statistics for Year 1922:
The average life expectancy for men was 47 years.
Fuel for cars was sold in drug stores only.
Only 14 percent of homes had a bathtub.
Only 8 percent of homes had a telephone.
Only 18 percent of households had at least one full-time servant or
The maximum speed limit in most cities was 10 mph.
The tallest structure in the world was the Eiffel Tower.
The average US wage in 1922 was 22 cents per hour.
The average US worker made between $200 and $400 per year.
A competent accountant could expect to earn $2,000 per year.
A dentist earned $2,500 per year.
A veterinarian between $1,500 and 4,000 per year.
And, a mechanical engineer about $5,000 per year.
Sugar cost four cents a pound.
Eggs were fourteen cents a dozen.
Coffee was fifteen cents a pound.
Most women washed their hair once a month ...
And, used Borax or egg yolks for shampoo.
Crossword puzzles, canned beer, and iced tea hadn't been invented yet.
There was neither a Mother's Day nor Father's Day.
Two out of every 10 adults couldn't read or write ...
And, only 6 percent of all Americans had graduated from high school.
More than 95 percent of all births took place at home.
Ninety percent of all Doctors hadNO COLLEGE EDUCATION!
Instead, they attended so-called medical schools, many of which were
condemned in the press AND in the government as "substandard."
Marijuana, heroin, and morphine were available over the counterat local
drug stores. Back then pharmacists said: "Heroin clears the complexion,
gives buoyancy to the mind, regulates the stomach, bowels, and is a perfect
guardian of health!" (Shocking?)
The Five leading causes of death were:
1 Pneumonia and influenza
4 Heart disease
Canada passed law prohibiting poor people from entering into their country for any reason.
The American flag had 45 stars ...
The population of Las Vegas, Nevada was only 30.
There were about 230 reported murders in the ENTIRE U.S.A.
they are more concerned about pronunciation than corruption.Justinflation hast to be “Just Inflation” & not “Justin Flation” so as not to mention the PM by name ‘cuz that’s against the rules unlike the….7 year long list of stupidity & ethics violations, but that’s a different story.
It’s a rule in parliament that you cannot address another member by name. Somebody has to follow the rules, so it might as well be the Official Opposition, ‘cuz who else will?they are more concerned about pronunciation than corruption.