What a difference a year makes.

Last year was a traditional, regular ol’ Labor Day.

This year, the search for a vaccine for Covid-19 is at warp speed, with millions searching for work and a paycheck. Those fortunate enough to haveĀ  both can celebrate their good fortune while keeping in mind those less fortunate.

Boomer Music Update salutes the men and women on the front lines these past many months: Medical workers, Police and Fire, first responders, grocery store employees, restaurant workers, teachers and so many others keeping us healthy and safe.

Here’s Tennessee Ernie Ford’s1955 famous take on labor.