Last week, both the Teamsters and the SEIU bolted from the AFL-CIO, a bad sign for American organized labor. What do you think?
"This is a sad day for organized crime—labor! I meant labor!"
Diane Black • Cardiologist
"I'm reserving my judgment until I know what side Springsteen's on.
Steven Watson • Real-Estate Appraiser
"Workers of the world, unite! You have nothing to lose but those incredibly tacky gold chains you wear."
Jody Soares • Systems Analyst
"'Boo-hoo… I'm all alone… People are leaving me all alone. Boo-hoo. I'm the AFL-CIO. Boo-hoo.' Grow up!"
Jesse Pearson • Short-Order Cook
"Wait a second… Didn't Reagan end organized labor?"
Kenneth Trapp • Investment Banker
"All's I know is, somebody's gotta drive this here pickle truck to Secaucus, and it ain't gonna be me."
Jeffrey Courson • Truck Dispatcher