Q for a Quarry-man

This Occupational Alphabet from 1850 is pretty amusing, though I don’t know how I’d feel if this were updated for 2013 and said “B for a Blogger, who reads the Internet all day.” [via Paris Review]

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Megano! (#124)

Probably wouldn’t be enough to fill out the whole alphabet heyoooooo

C for Commenter who reads them all, though rarely Comments on the Awl.

anmanblack (#7,007)

The WaPo headline should be “White People in Virginia Don’t Like Being Reminded of Slavery” Surgical Technologist Programs

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