PopQuizzical Daily! for August 13, 2013
The rights to what superhero were sold to National Comics for $130?
Hey hey, big spender! Two bits, that’s what the first federal U.S. minimum wage was way back in 1933. Did it change things? You bet. It changed things soooooo much that it became a Supreme Court case in 1935. And the Supreme Court struck the minimum wage down. Wait, what?
Not to worry, intrepid reader, it was reinstated with the Fair Labor Standards Act in 1938. Back to 25 cents. Progress, doncha know.
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