"Oh, look, Sidney ... the first crocus!"
"I seem to be having these recurring pains, doctor!"
[There seems to be a propensity to strike these days at any provocation.]
"..And here's our new, improved model ... it has much more panache than those tacky hand-made signs."
[Teacher's helpers in the visual aids department, on strike.]
"The same man who has been bearing up during the laborers' strike, survived the electricians' walkouts, braved the horrors of the nurses' rebellion ... stoutly endured the ...."
[Beer strike has begun.]
"Programs .. programs ... git'cher programs ... you can't tell the strikers without a program."
[Prison guards join others in strike action.]