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Where Did the Name “Teamsters” Come From?

Getty Images The name dates back to 1903, when most deliveries were made by horse-drawn wagons. The driver was referred to as a “teamster,” because he was the one who managed the team that was pulling the load. Before they unionized, the average teamster in the late 1800s often worked 18-hour days and was expected to not [...]

6 Movies You Didn’t Know Were Rip Offs

si Jewel thieves decide to steal a load of diamonds at the behest of an older criminal boss. While robbing the jewelry store, an alarm goes off and one of the thieves kills the employees. Blah blah blah … Mexican standoff ends in a massacre, aaaand scene. It sounds just like Reservoir Dogs right? [...]