Summer Jobs A Good Teacher

Commentary by Bill Buchanan

When you are school-age, is there a more exciting time of year than May?  The end of May signals the end of the school year. An entire summer of freedom awaits you. That is, unless your parents were like mine. In that case, summer meant getting a summer job. I had a variety of summer jobs growing up, most of them either boring, back-breaking or both. One of my earliest summer jobs involved baling hay. For the uninitiated, baling hay meant lifting 40- to 60-pound bales of hay off the ground and throwing them into a moving truck. On

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