“When a detail (in essence discreet or at least ancillary) garners enough attention to become the centerpiece of an outfit, the least that can be said is that it has defeated its own initial purpose.” -Be careful with the details
September 30, 1899: Mother Jones organizes the wives of striking miners in Arnot, Pennsylvania, to descend on the mine with brooms and mops and clanging pots and pans. "I told the men to stay home with the children for a change and let the women attend to the scabs." The women frightened away the mules and their scab drivers and returned daily to keep watch. The miners eventually won their strike.