Labor Day

Labor Day

10 Ways to Honor the Real Spirit of Labor Day

Remember those who brought you 40 hour work weeks, lunch breaks, paid time off, sick days, child labor laws and more.
Leila Ettachfini

The Origins of Labor Day

As you dig into a mountain of ribs today, take a little time to remember all of those people who deserve to be commemorated for their service to the world.
Tim Lahan
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Drink These Summer Cocktails on Labor Day Because Fall is Coming

Ah, Labor Day weekend: One last hurrah to take our Sunday day drinking well into the evening, and do it all over again on Monday.
Munchies Staff
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The MUNCHIES Guide to Labor Day Grilling

Labor Day is our last real chance to spend a weekday grilling steaks and seafood and whatever else tickles our fancy before summer starts to turn to fall. So make it count.
Munchies Staff
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Make These Easy Sides for the Perfect Labor Day BBQ

Get your last ya-yas out during this Labor Day weekend with a proper cookout.
Becky Hughes
*Gazes into the distance*

The Motherboard Guide to Logging Off

We'll see you on the other side of the long weekend.
Motherboard Staff
Livable Planet

Eat Your Plastic Cups and Plates Instead of Throwing Them Away

Innovations in edible tableware could give you a taste of the future at your next cookout.
Meg Charlton
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Every Recipe You'll Need for Labor Day, from Burgers to Booze

This weekend, the only thing you should be laboring over is this menu, from smoked oysters to piña coladas to perfect cheeseburgers.
Munchies Staff
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Your Labor Day BBQ Needs These Summery Desserts

Any other time, rolling through with a store-bought ice cream cake would suffice—but this is the last hurrah of summer, and you’ve got to show some respect.
Becky Hughes
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Chill Out with Cucumber and Green Tomato Gazpacho

Munchies Staff

7 Tracks That Will Make Your Labor Day BBQ Tastefully Lit

Impress your squad with everything from the classic deep house of Pepe Bradock, to Craig David, Mood Hut, and Yves Tumor's souful falsetto.

The VICE Morning Bulletin

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VICE Staff